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 hydropower and the metal forming industries. Originating in 1914 the company has its headquarters in Sofia, Bulgaria and a production facility in Pleven. VAPTECH has deliveries worldwide.

HYDRO division of VAPTECH

VAPTECH delivers complete electromechanical equipment for hydropower plants with main focus on turbines with high efficiency, valves, gates and automation systems. The experience in turbine production (small, medium and large) is more than 80 years and even today the complete mechanical equipment is manufactured and tested in our own workshop. Only for the past 10 years VATECH has delivered more than 200 turbines with a total installed capacity over 400 MW.

For more information:

Mariela Spasova
Marketing Manager
T: 00359 885 655 256