Metrostav wins contract for Libechov hydropower facility

PRAGUE, Czech Republic 1/6/12 (PennWell) -- Developer Mercator Energy a.s. has awarded a contract worth 179.8 million koruna (US$9.1 million) to Metrostav a.s. for construction of the Libechov hydropower project in Czech Republic.

Bids were first called for in September 2011, and it was announced in December that Mavel will manufacture, supply and install one Kaplan turbine-generator for the4.59-MW hydro facility on the Elbe River.

Work on the project is expected to be complete by May 2013.



Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now

Whitepapers

Logistics Risk Management in the Transformer Industry

Transformers often are shipped thousands of miles, involving multiple handoffs,and more than a do...

Secrets of Barco UniSee Mount Revealed

Last year Barco introduced UniSee, a revolutionary large-scale visualization platform designed to...

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...

Latest PennEnergy Jobs

PennEnergy Oil & Gas Jobs