Voith Hydro has been awarded a contract to design, manufacture and supply electromechanical equipment for the state-owned 20MW Kabu 16 hydropower plant in Burundi. Voith will also supervise the installation and commission of the plant. The company will supply two vertical Francis turbines, valves, generators, governor and automation system and mechanical and electrical balance of plant systems.
Voith said that the order was placed in February 2019 by India’s Angelique International Ltd. Construction has been under way since March and is expected to be completed in autumn 2020.
- Browse our subscription options.