GUGLER Water Turbines GmbH is a leading supplier of – state of the art – turbine technology, supplying all types of Francis, Kaplan and Pelton turbines up to 25 MW per unit and related electro-mechanical equipment for small and medium sized hydro power plants (water to wire).
GUGLER Water Turbines GmbH supplies also special hydropower turbines, such as micro turbines, container turbines, siphon turbines, gates turbines, turbines for drinking water pipelines on a global basis.
For more than 100 years, our family has been dedicated to the development and construction of water turbines, small hydropower plants and the generation of electricity from hydropower.
With more than 1,000 successfully installed turbines, the third-generation GUGLER family is one of the world’s leading suppliers of water turbines in the range from 50 kW to 25 MW.
More detailed information about selected references can be found in the interactive world map below.
In spring 2020, GUGLER successfully put into operation the Kota 2 Hydropower Plant in Malaysia. The plant is equipped with 3 horizontal Francis turbines with 4 MW each.
In order to deal with the growing number of projects and employees, GUGLER is moving into new headquarters close to the existing facility. The builiding is specifically designed to our needs and will also significantly improve the experience of our customers during visits and meetings at our company.
GUGLER Water Turbines commissioned two new GUGLER Francis Turbines, Butterfly Valves and HPUs for the Rehabilitation of a 17 MW Hydropower Plant in Vietnam.
PT Senagan Energi, owned by PT Tamaris Hidro, awarded GUGLER Water Turbines the contract for the supply of a three vertical Pelton turbines with an installed capacity of almost 27 MW including the complete electromechancial equipment for its new Krueng Isep hydropower project, located in Acheh, West Sumatra.
GUGLER Water Turbines has successfully commissioned HPP Ankanda (7.6 MW) and HPP Denipalle Oya (1.1 MW).
In June 2019 GUGLER Water Turbines has successfully commissioned two (2) vertical Pelton turbines with 6 nozzles with a power output of 10 MW each for Hedcor Inc., a company of renowned Aboitiz group.
The Austrian Company GUGLER Water Turbines was able to demonstrate its leading position in the Indonesian small hydropower sector in 2017 with the takeover of a whole series of projects. Shortly before the turn of the year, another reference plant in Southeast Asia was commissioned: the Tanjung Tirta hydropower plant owned and operated by PT Maji Biru Pusaka.
GUGLER Water Turbines GmbH has successfully commissioned one (1) vertical Pelton turbine with six nozzles for the hydro power plant Vordergössgraben, located in Trofaiach, in December 2017. This investment was made by the Austrian industrial group Mayr-Melnhof and its partners.
After providing hydro turbines more than fifty (50) hydro power plants in the Balkan region over the past decade GUGLER Water Turbines GmbH has supplied and installed its first Pelton turbine in Montenegro this summer.
GUGLER Water Turbines has been awarded a major contract for the supply of three (3) horizontal Kaplan Pit Turbines with a runner diameter of 2.85 m, including synchronous generators, gearboxes and hydraulic power units for the hydropower project Rekovici in Serbia.
In July 2018 GUGLER Water Turbines has successfully put into operation the hydropower plant Pencaligue in Honduras:
The project consists of three (3) horizontal Pelton turbines with two jets, including the complete electromechanical equipment.
GUGLER Water Turbines has successfully put into operation two major hydropower plants in Peru in 2017:
HPP Marañon (three Francis turbines) and HPP Yarucaya (two Francis turbines).