VAPTECH to Supply Somplete Electromechanical Equipment for its Latest Hydro Project in Turkey

In March 2016 VAPTECH has signed a contract for the supply of complete electromechanical equipment for hydropower plant Kayadibi in Turkey

According to the contract VAPTECH will deliver two horizontal Francis turbines each with capacity 8537 kW and one horizontal Francis turbine with capacity 3720 kW. The rated plant output will be 20 794 kW.

VAPTECH’ scope of supply includes 3 sets of: butterfly valve (2xDN1200 PN25 and 1xDN800 PN25), horizontal three phase synchronous generator, automation and PLC-based control system, electrical equipment, supervision and installation works on site.


Typical horizontal Francis turbine by VAPTECH



VAPTECH is a global supplier of equipment and services for both hydropower and metal forming industries. Founded in 1914, VAPTECH holds its headquarters in Sofia, Bulgaria, as well as its production facility in Pleven, Bulgaria located on more than 40,000 sq.m.

HYDRO division of VAPTECH

VAPTECH delivers complete electromechanical equipment for hydropower plants with a main focus on turbines consisting of highly efficient: valves, gates and automation systems. VAPTECH has more than 80 years of experience in the production of small, medium and large turbines with a delivery of over 8,000 MW worth of installed equipment. All of VAPTECH’ mechanical equipment is manufactured and tested in VAPTECH’ production facility.


Mariela Spasova
Marketing Manager
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