State-owned power generator NTPC has tendered balance-of-system package for development of 735 (3Ă—245) MW Nokh solar project in Jaisalmer district of Rajasthan.

The scope of work includes design, engineering, manufacturing, supply, packing and forwarding, transportation, unloading, storage, installation, testing and commissioning of the grid-connected solar system, excluding supply of PV modules.

The successful bidder shall also provide module cleaning system (wet and dry method) including supply and installation of all accessories, SCADA system for remote monitoring and control of inverters, and operation and maintenance of the plant for a period of three years.

To be eligible, the bidder’s average annual turnover during the preceding three financial years should be minimum Rs 67 crore  if it bids for one block of 245 MW and Rs 134 crore for two blocks of 245 MW each.

Bidders are required to deposit bank guarantee of Rs 5 crore.