PETALING JAYA: Pestech International Bhd
subsidiary Diamond Power Ltd has awarded a US$60.60mil (RM217.56mil) contract to two other Pestech subsidiaries to design, build, test and commission a transmission system project in Cambodia.
In a filing with Bursa Malaysia on Tuesday, Pestech said its subsidiaries Pestech (Cambodia) Ltd and Enersol Co Ltd had inked agreements with Diamond Power Ltd, which is a 60%-owned subsidiary of Pestech.
Last month Diamond Power won the rights to develop the 230kV transmission line project on a build-operate-transfer basis, marking the Pestech group’s entry as an independent power transmitter on a concession basis,
The project will transmit electricity from the upcoming Hydro Power Lower Se San 2 plant in Stung Treng to Kratie and Kampong Cham.
Works are expected to start on June 1 and be completed by Nov 30, 2017.