VAPTECH to Supply Electromechanical Equipment For Sogukpinar HPP in Turkey

At the end of 2016, VAPTECH has received an order for the supply of electromechanical equipment for the Sogukpinar HPP in Turkey.

The plant will operate under a net head of 110,5 m and a maximum discharge of 0.43 m3/s. The flow will utilize a horizontal Pelton turbine, made by VAPTECH, with two injectors and a rated speed of 600 rpm.

Together with the turbine VAPTECH will supply butterfly valve DN450 PN16 horizontal synchronous generator; high pressure unit and PLC based automation system. The capacity of the plant will be 420 kW.


Horizontal Pelton Turbine by VAPTECH

VAPTECH has long history in the development of the hydropower industry of Turkey. Throughout the years, VAPTECH has supplied more than 400 MW worth of equipment to Turkey.



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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