JSC TYAZHMASH signed the contract on Irkutsk HPP technical upgrading

April 16, 2018

On the 19th of March, JSC TYAZHMASH and JSC Irkutskenergo signed the contract on designing, manufacturing, and installation of turbines for technical upgrading of the facility Hydraulic Units Nos. 1, 2, 7, 8 of Irkutsk HPP. The contract price is 1.826 bln roubles (excluding VAT). All works will be finished by 2023.

In autumn JSC TYAZHMASH was recognized as a winner of the tender. At the tender stage, TYAZHMASH considered several options of the turbine profiles, and then the most suitable one was selected.

The main objectives of the plant are to increase the hydraulic units installed capacity and efficiency and to improve operational reliability by means of worn-out equipment replacement.