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Andritz Receives 90 Million Euros Order for Power Plant Renewal in Canada

Published: October 31, 2017; 17:00 · (FriedlNews)

The listed technology group Andritz has landed a major order for the renovation of a hydroelectric power station in Canada. "The order value is over 90 million euros," said Andritz by press release. The Styrian company will therefore renew six of the eight turbine units of a power plant in the province of Saskatchewan for the Canadian electricity supplier SaskPower.

Andritz Receives 90 Million Euros Order for Power Plant Renewal in Canada / Picture: © Andritz

"The other two units of the power plant were rehabilitated by Andritz eight years ago," says the company.

It will start in August 2019 with the dismantling of the first turbine, by 2025, the job is to be completed.

According to Andritz, the impellers of the turbines will have a diameter of four meters and will produce 35 MW each with a nominal drop height of 32 meters.