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Andritz to Supply Hydro- and Electro-Mechanical Equipment for Pumped Storage Hydropower Plant in Morocco

Published: March 6, 2018; 08:27 · (Vindobona)

International technology Group Andritz has received an order - as part of a consortium - from l'Office Nationale de l'Électricité et de l'Eau potable (ONEE) for supply of hydro- and electro-mechanical equipment for the new Abdelmoumen pumped storage hydropower plant located on the River Issen in Taroudant Province, about 140 km southwest of Marrakech, Morocco. The order value for Andritz is over 120 million euros. Construction work will start in the first half of 2018 and is expected to be completed in 2022.

Andritz to Supply Hydro- and Electro-Mechanical Equipment for Pumped Storage Hydropower Plant in Morocco / Picture: © Flickr

ANDRITZ's scope of supply comprises design, manufacturing, delivery,
installation, supervision, and commissioning of two 175 MW reversible pump
turbines, motor generators, and electrical power systems. The consortium leader,
the French company VINCI CONSTRUCTION GRANDS PROJETS, will perform all of the
important civil engineering work for the project. Both…

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