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New guide vane for Mainskaya hydro unit
A new guide vane has been produced for unit no 3 at the Mainskaya hydropower plant in Russia, with the equipment delivered this month, Power Machines has announced.
Power transformers being replaced at En+ Group’s Krasnoyarsk project
The first of seven new power transformers at the Krasnoyarsk hydropower plant in Russia is being prepared for commissioning, En+ Group has announced. The installation works, costing...
Monroe hydro project complete as tests show 100% safe fish passage
Natel Energy has successfully completed the Monroe Hydro Project in Oregon, US, with the installation of its 1MW class D190 Restoration Hydro Turbine (RHT), with the project...
Andritz wins contract on Barkley hydro plant, US
Andritz has been awarded a €65 million contract by the US Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District to rehabilitate the turbines and generators at the 186MW Barkley hydroelectric...
Andritz to work on Karuwa Seti plant, Nepal
Andritz has announced it is to supply complete electro-mechanical equipment for the 32MW Karuwa Seti hydropower plant on the Seti Khola River in the Gandaki Zone’s Kaski District in Nepal.
Andritz wins major refurbishment contract in Canada
Andritz is to re-equip up to 14x54MW turbine generator units at the Carillon generating station on the Ottawa River, Canada, after being selected as exclusive partner by Hydro-Québec.
Voith wins supply contract for Mohmand Dam, Pakistan
Voith Hydro Shanghai Limited (VHS) is to supply 200MW Francis turbine generator units and online monitoring systems for the Mohmand Dam hydropower plant in Pakistan under a...
Voith to supply new pump turbines to Spanish hydropower plants
Technology Group Voith is to supply five pump turbines and associated components to modernise two hydropower plants owned by Spanish electricity generation company Iberdrola.
Power Machines continues upgrades of Volzhskaya hydro plant units
Power Machines has announced it has completed modernisation of the hydraulic unit No 19 at RusHydro’s Volzhskaya hydropower plant in Russia, the 21st of 23 units the company has worked on.
Andritz to equip Kutehr project, India
Andritz has been contracted by Indian independent power producer JSW Energy (Kutehr) Limited, a 100% subsidiary of JSW Energy Limited, to supply the electro-mechanical equipment for...
Rotamec selected to repair generator for River Power
UK-based hydropower producer River Power Ltd engaged the services of Rotamec to repair a generator at one of its small hydropower facilities.
TBM ready to ship to Snowy 2.0 project in Australia
The new tunnel boring machine (TBM) to be used during construction of the Snowy 2.0 project in Australia has passed its Factory Acceptance Test (FAT), meaning the machine is now ready...
First units in operation at Wudongde
The first units at the 10.2GW Wudongde hydropower plant in China began operating successfully on 29 June 2020, with the project on target to have all 12 850MW units in operation in 2021.
Verkhnebalkarskaya small hydro plant commissioned in Russia
All three units at the Verkhnebalkarskaya small hydropower plant in Russia were successfully commissioned at the end of June by technology group Voith, utilising remote assistance due...
Valmet control system to be used by Finnish hydro plants
Valmet has announced it will supply a central control and data collection system to operate PVO-Vesivoima’s hydro power plants on the Iijoki, Kemijoki and Kokemäenjoki rivers in Finland.
GE to supply turbines and generators for Dasu project, Pakistan
GE Renewable Energy, in consortium with Powerchina Zhongnan Engineering Corporation Limited, is to supply six Francis turbines and generators for Stage 1 of the new Dasu hydropower...
PNP to supply replacement booms for OPG in Canada
Pacific Netting Products (PNP) is to supply booms for four hydropower projects owned by Canadian utility Ontario Power Generation (OPG) in what is the largest single order (in terms...
Baihetan dam achieves world’s first zero counterweight runner balancing says CTG
China Three Gorges Corporation (CTG) has announced that the third hydraulic generator’s runner for the Baihetan Hydropower Station was successfully installed on March 21, becoming...
Work begins to replace historic units at Sir Adam Beck I station
Work has started at Ontario Power Generation’s (OPG) Sir Adam Beck I Generating Station to replace two historic turbine generator units to provide increased output at the flagship...