PROJECT NAME: MINGACHEVIR HPP REHABILITATION PROJECT, AZERBAIJAN
- PROJECT OVERVIEW
Project Location: Mingachevir, Azerbaijan
Project Scale: 2 sets of 71.5MW and 3 sets of 5.65MW
Employer: Azerenergy Joint Stock Company
Start Date: 14 Jul, 2009
Completion date: 14 Oct, 2010
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Tion is located in the city of Mingachevir, Azerbaijan. It is about 330 km from the capital Baku. Its geographical coordinates are: longitude 47° 01'36.81", latitude 40°47'31.39". It belongs to a dam type hydropower station, the highest water level is 85.5 m, the normal water level is 83 m, and the lowest water level is 67 m. The hydropower station is equipped with six Francis turbine turbines in single-unit single-tube operation, and the maximum output and rated speed are: 71.5 MW and 150 rpm. The hydropower station is equipped with a 110 kV switch station, a 220 kV switch station and a 33 0kV switch station.
The Barbara Hydropower Station is also located in the city of Mingachevir. It is a hydropower station on the dam and located 15 km downstream of the Mingachevir hydropower station. The hydropower station is equipped with 3x5.65 MW axial Kaplan turbines. The hydropower station is configured with three generators with a maximum output of 6.5 MVA/unit. The dam body of the hydropower station is concrete structure, dam height is 10 m, reservoir maximum water level 18.4 is m; normal water level is 17.8 m; and minimum water level 17.4 m.
The rehabilitation project includes two 71.5 MW units in Mingachevir Hydropower Station and three 5.65 MW units in Barbara Hydropower Station.
- MAJOR SCOPE OF WORKS UNDERTAKEN BY CNEEC
ce AREVA is the EPC general contractor for the project. CNEEC is responsible for the design, procurement, installation, commissioning and training of the rehabilitation works of two 71.5 MW units in Mingachevir Hydropower Station and three 5.65 MW units in Barbara Hydropower Station.
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