Successful Commissioning of HPP Brezovica

VAPTECH has successfully delivered its latest project in the Balkans, based on a complete electromechanical solution. The Western Balkan region has the largest remaining unexploited hydropower.

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HPP Brezovica is operating under a net head of 40 m and a maximum discharge of 3 m3/s. The flow is utilized by two VAPTECH horizontal Francis turbines at a rated speed of 750 rpm. The total installed capacity of the power plant is 2164 kW.

The scope of supply further includes two sets of butterfly valves DN900 PN 16 designed and manufactured by VAPTECH, high pressure units, inlet cones, dismantling joints, synchronous generators with digital excitation system, a PLC based automation system with SCADA, 35 kV middle voltage electrical equipment. VAPTECH provided transportation of the equipment to the site, installation and commissioning.




Founded in 1914, VAPTECH is a globally recognized manufacturer and supplier of products and turnkey solutions for the hydropower, metal forming and biomass processing industries.

Hydropower division of VAPTECH

VAPTECH delivers complete electromechanical solutions for hydropower plants including, but not limited to, highly efficient turbines, valves, gates and automation systems. To date, VAPTECH has a plethora of experience in the production and commissioning of small, medium and large turbines. In total, VAPTECH has installed more than 8,000 MW worth of equipment worldwide. All VAPTECH mechanical equipment is manufactured and tested in its own production facility.


Mariela Spasova
Marketing Manager
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