At the 21st Meeting of the Board in Abidjan on Monday, December 16, 2019, the General Manager provided updates on the CLSG project implementation and institutional governing as well as progress made in 2019 amidst challenges.
He outlined plans for the year 2020 and its accompanying budget for the Board’s consideration and approval.
The General Manager also disclosed that the construction works of all substations sites in Liberia and Sierra Leone are far advanced and that testing is currently ongoing on primary equipment before final delivery in early 2020.
Mr. Sherif said the Botota substation, the newest addition to the CLSG project in Liberia, will be completed in December 2020. According to him, the overall progress has increased significantly from 35% at the year-end of 2018 to 65% at the end of November 2019.
For the construction of transmission line, 1,186 towers have been erected and stringing is ongoing along 214 km across the four countries.
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