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AIC’s multi-discipline project skills, with the ability to secure financial closure, offers our many clients-National, Regional and International-the most comprehensive of service.

AIC’s rapid growth in the last few years has been an expansion into international markets throughout Africa and the Caribbean.
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Area of Expertise - Power Development...

In 1970’s Chief Akande as the president and major share holder of the new Africa Technical and Electric Company (NAFTEC)-the representative Company of General Electric of the USA-was responsible for the design, supply, and installation and commissioning of the following gas turbine power plants for the national Electric Power Authority (NEPA) of Nigeria.

  • 120 MW Ughelli Power Plant
  • 72 MW Ijora Power Plant
  • 300 MW Delta 111 Power station
  • 450 MW Delta IV Power station


EPDN
Power Development was the first Engineering function of the Division. In 1976 AIC established its subsidiary – Engineering & Power Development Nigeria Limited (EPDN) – in joint venture with Balfour Beatty Engineering of the UK. Completed assignments have included:

  • Borno & Gongola State Rural Electrification
  • Sha Falls Hydro –Electric scheme
  • Oyan dam & Hydro-electro scheme
  • Onitsha 4*350 MW steam power station.

AIC
AIC’s multi- discipline staff maintains a capability in all aspects of power Development and the Electricity industry:

  • Electricity Generation -Steam, Gas Turbine, Diesel and Hydro-electric
  • Power Transmission and Distribution -substation & Transmission Line
  • Control & Communications -SCADA and Telemetry
  • Energy & Economic Studies -system, Energy & Tariff plans

Ancillary services provided by AIC include a variety of Technical and Contract functions both in support of their main project workload and a specialist advice to individual Clients. In recent years these services have included:

  • Safety Inspections
  • Asset Evaluation
  • Failure Studies
  • Social & Environmental studies
  • Transmission Tower Foundation Design
  • joint Venture & Turnkey Project Formation
  • Procurement, Inspection & Expediting Services                                                                

AIC’s capability in this field has now been applied to overseas projects with a recent proposal for rural electrification in the Gambia.

It is of historic interest to note that the first engineering assignment undertaken in Nigeria by Balfour Beatty in 1929 was for hydro-electric developments in Bukuru to support the emerging tin mining industry in this Plateau region of the country. EPDN continued that tradition in hydro-electric developments for the Nigerian Electricity Supply Corporation (NESCO), itself evolved from the Hydro Power generating capacity at Bukuru. Now in 1995 AIC commenced their latest project assignment funded through the African Development Bank for the Jos –Bukuru water supply scheme and on behalf of the Plateau Public Utilities Board.


 
 
 
 
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