GAIL Floats Tender for O&M of 5 MW Solar Plant in Jaisalmer

GAIL has issued a tender for providing O&M services for the company’s 5 MW solar plant in Ramgarh Jaisalmer, Rajasthan.

GAIL O&M Solar

The largest state-owned natural gas processing and distribution company in India, GAIL has issued a tender, seeking bids from eligible parties for providing the operation and maintenance (O&M) services for the company’s 5 MW solar plant in Ramgarh Jaisalmer, Rajasthan.

The firm is inviting bids from eligible service providers who will provide the O&M services under an Annual Maintenance Contract (AMC) for a period of three years.

The last date for bid submission is July 26, 2019, and the techno-commercial bids will be opened on the same date. A pre-bid meeting has been scheduled for July 15, 2019, to address the concerns raised by prospective bidders. All bidders must submit an Earnest Money Deposit of Rs 4.59 lakhs as bid security along with their bids.

To be eligible, the bidder should have successfully executed/completed at least one single work order for the O&M of minimum 2.5 MW or above the solar plant in the preceding 7 years as on the due date fo the bid submission.

Additionally, the bidder should have an annual turnover not less than Rs 38.22 lakhs in any one of the last three financial years. And also have maintained a positive net wroth in the same period. The working capital as per the last audited financial results of the bidder should be a minimum of Rs 7.67 lakhs.

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In June, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) issued a tender for the operation and annual comprehensive maintenance of grid-connected 300 kW capacity solar PV power plant for a period of 3 years. The scope of work for the selected bidders will include the operation and comprehensive maintenance of the 300 kW AAI solar plant at CATC, Prayagraj in Uttar Pradesh.

In April, NTPC Ltd. has issued a tender, seeking bids from eligible companies to provide O&M services for its 10 MW solar PV power plant under operation at its Unchahar facility in Uttar Pradesh. The bidders selected will be awarded a two-year contract for the O&M of the plant that is spread over 43.9 acres and developed using 42240 panels manufactured by BHEL.

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Ayush Verma

Ayush is a staff writer at and writes on renewable energy with a special focus on solar and wind. Prior to this, as an engineering graduate trying to find his niche in the energy journalism segment, he worked as a correspondent for