Mott MacDonald to perform work on Tarbela Dam

Management, engineering and development consultancy Mott MacDonald, in a joint venture with French infrastructure company Coyne et Bellier of France, has been appointed by the Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) of Pakistan as design engineer for the fourth extension project at Tarbela Dam.

The project, with finance arranged by the World Bank, will extend the power generation facilities at Tarbela Dam, which is situated on the Indus River, 100km north west of Islamabad.