Major Order from Costa Rica for Andritz

IndustrialsIndustrial Goods ♦ Published: February 1, 2012; 16:46 ♦ (Vindobona)

The Austrian technology group Andritz was awarded a contract by the Institute of Electricity of Costa Rica.

Major Order from Costa Rica for Andritz / Picture: ©

Andritz ensures the supply and supervision of the installation of four Francis turbines, generators, and the electrical and mechanical equipment for the hydroelectric power project Reventazón, the biggest hydropower plant ever built in the country.

Hydropower has always been the most important source for electricity production in Costa Rica, which produces over 75% of its…