VAPTECH to Supply Electromechanical Equipment For Recica Project in Macedonia

VAPTECH has received an order from Energoremont MZT HERZ to supply electromechanical equipment for the new hydropower plant Recica in Macedonia.

The scope of supply includes horizontal Francis turbine and rated speed 1000 rpm that will operate under a net head of 55,69 m using a flow of 1,40 m3/s. The rated output of the turbines is 691 kW.

VAPTECH will deliver also Butterfly valves DN 700, PN10; generator equipment, electrical equipment, automation and supervision of installation works and commissioning.


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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