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Market Update / DT-19 / 2004

Norconsult wins key WB water contract in Tanzania

Norconsult has signed a USD1.5 million USD contract in Tanzania with the World Bank for a study of water supply to the capitol, Dar es Salaam.

Swedish-financed Southern African Power Pool tender

The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) has set aside SEK 9.8 million for a three-year consultancy contract concerning the development of a long-term transmission pricing policy for the Southern Africa Power Pool (SAPP).

... and Norwegian

The Norwegian Development Cooperation Agency (NORAD) is also financing an SAPP project for which expressions of interest are current being called.

Danish merger: T&B Consult and Copenhagen DC

Two Danish aid consultancy firms Copenhagen Development Consulting and T&B Consult have agreed to merge. This will take effect as of January 1, 2005. A press release notes that in a sector where the main headings during the last couple of years have been about crisis, staff reductions, worries and pessimism, “the merger represents a story of drive, growth potential, and optimism".

SN Power receives permit to develop Ugandan small hydro

The government of Uganda has granted permission to the Norwegian state-owned hydro power investment company SN Power to develop four small hydro sites in the country.