Andritz to equip Thailand’s Srinagarind project with electromechanical equipment

Andritz Hydro is to supply electromechanical equipment to the 720MW Srinagarind hydropower plant in a contract awarded by the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT).

The deal includes includes the supply of three vertical Francis runners, including model test, generators, governors, automation system, main transformer, medium- and low-voltage switchgears, power and control cables, fire protection system, a 230kV disconnecting switch, the main inlet valve, mechanical auxiliaries, installation supervision, and commissioning. Commercial operations are scheduled to begin mid-2019.

The Srinagarind Dam is an embankment on the Khwae Yai River in Si Sawat District, Kanchanaburi Province. The hydropower plant at the dam houses five units with a total output of 720MW.

Source: http://www.waterpowermagazine.com/news/newsandritz-to-equip-thailands-srinagarind-project-4840786