130 MW Floating Platform Power Plant
Smith Cogeneration won a competitive bid for a 130 MW floating platform power plant in August of 1997 in response to the power needs of the country. The Power Purchase Agreement was signed October 14, 1997 and the Implementation Agreement signed on October 16, 1997. A natural gas fuel allotment letter has been issued from the national petroleum company (Petro Bangla) to the Smith project. Site acquisition and environmental permitting are complete and the facility is expected to be generating power within 8 months of notice to proceed to the EPC contractor.