VAPTECH Awarded With a New Greenfield Project For the Delivery of Complete Electromechanical Equipment

In the beginning of 2017 VAPTECH was awarded with a contract for the delivery of complete electromechanical equipment based on two identical horizontal Francis turbines.

The scope of supply of the project includes design, manufacturing and integration of the system. The plant will be utilising two Francis turbines at rated speed 1000 rpm and two sets of synchronous generator, butterfly valves DN600 PN10, digital control system, low voltage generator system, power transformer, hydraulic pressure unit, transportation of the equipment, installation, supervision and commissioning. Installed capacity of the plant will be 1262 kW.


Francis Turbine by VAPTECH With a Horizontal Shaft Arrangement



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

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