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Lahmeyer International becomes Tractebel
12 February, 2019
German engineering and consulting company Lahmeyer International has rebranded as Tractebel Engineering GmbH, operating under the Tractebel brand.

Big in Africa
17 May, 2016
Details on 10 of the largest hydropower projects in Africa, from ageing projects through to those still in development stage. Listed in alphabetical order.

Joule Africa takes 100% stake in Bumbuna II project
30 March, 2016
Joule Africa now fully owns the planned Bumbuna II hydroelectric project in Sierra Leone, after buying out its co-developer, Endeavor Energy.

Asian advance
16 March, 2016
Hydro projects of all stages continue to make Asia a growth sector. Report by Patrick Reynolds

Lahmeyer looks at feasibility of Pakistani project
18 December, 2015
Lahmeyer International is preparing a feasibility study for the Thakot hydropower project in Pakistan in association with local partners. The project on the Indus River will have an installed capacity between 2000-2500MW.

Lahmeyer and MHI to work on Nepal’s first pumped storage project
28 July, 2015
Lahmeyer International, in association with Manitoba Hydro International (MHI) as subconsultant, has been engaged by Tanahu Hydropower Limited to provide engineering services for Nepal’s first pumped storage plant.

RusHydro completes stabilization of Zagorskaya
23 September, 2014
RusHydro has announced it has successfully completed the stabilization of the Zagorskaya pumped storage plant no. 2, a year after subsidence in the project’s powerhouse basement led to its partial flooding.

GDF Suez acquires Lahmeyer
18 September, 2014
GDF Suez has announced it has acquired German firm Lahmeyer from owners Capiton GmbH through subsidiary company Tractebel Engineering.

Funds for flows: financing hydropower
29 July, 2014
Finance support is increasing for a wide range of hydro developments and research. Report by Patrick Reynolds

Pumped storage: underground challenges
02 July, 2014
As Europe’s push for wind and solar drives pumped storage, part of the design and maintenance challenge for hydro lies underground. Report by Patrick Reynolds

Consortium signs contract for Upper Yeywa consulting work
06 August, 2013
A consortium of Lahmeyer International GmbH and Stucky SA has been awarded a contract to provide consulting services for Myanmar’s Upper Yeywa Hydropower Project.

COBA wins contract on Laúca project, Angola
15 July, 2013
Engineering and environmental consulting company COBA has been contracted by the Government of Angola to provide engineering services and equipment for the 2070MW Laúca hydropower plant on the Kwanza River, between the Cambambe and Capanda projects.

Lahmeyer Hydroprojekt new name for HPI
03 June, 2013
Hydroprojekt Ingenieurgesellschaft mbH (HPI) has announced it is to operate under the new name Lahmeyer Hydroprojekt.

African leap
16 May, 2013
A swathe of hydro projects – both large and small – are under development or in construction across the middle of Africa. Report by Patrick Reynolds

Pumping power in Germany
21 January, 2013
The rapid uptake of wind power projects in Germany is creating a renaissance for pumped storage schemes across the country. Recent studies suggest that there may be more than 300GW of potentially feasible sites in the country, with an estimated 2-3TWh of storage capacity. Michael Heiland and Robert Achatz from Hydroprojekt give more details.

Lahmeyer acquires majority interest in IDP Consult
15 June, 2012
Lahmeyer Group has acquired a 70% interest in IDP Consult in a move to expand its competences in government consultation in the fields of water, energy and environment in the South-East Asian market.

Joule Africa to develop Kpep project with Cameroon govt
09 March, 2012
Energy developer Joule Africa has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of The Republic of Cameroon to develop the Kpep hydroelectric project, an undertaking that will increase the country's current installed power generation capacity by at least 40%.

Pöyry to sell parts of its water, environment operations
05 March, 2012
Consulting and engineering company Pöyry has agreed to sell water and environment operations in Germany and Tanzania to Lahmeyer Holding GmbH.

Powerhouse positioning
13 February, 2012
In this paper, Chongjiang Du looks at the feasibility of incorporating a powerhouse into the hollow space of extra high hollow RCC gravity dams



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