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New project in Portugal kicked off

New project in Portugal kicked off

GUGLER signed a contract for a new Power Plant at the Venda Nova Dam in Portugal.

Commissioning of 12 MW Hydropower Plant Kota 2 in Malaysia

Commissioning of 12 MW Hydropower Plant Kota 2 in Malaysia

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.

New headquarters under construction

New headquarters under construction

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.

Commissioning of completely revised 17 MW Hydropower Plant Nam Tha 4 in Vietnam

Commissioning of completely revised 17 MW Hydropower Plant Nam Tha 4 in Vietnam

GUGLER Water Turbines commissioned two new GUGLER Francis Turbines, Butterfly Valves and HPUs for the Rehabilitation of a 17 MW Hydropower Plant in Vietnam.

Indonesia – 27 MW Krueng Isep HPP successfully commissioned

Indonesia – 27 MW Krueng Isep HPP successfully commissioned

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.

Sri Lanka – two new hydropower plants commissioned

Sri Lanka – two new hydropower plants commissioned

GUGLER Water Turbines has successfully commissioned HPP Ankanda (7.6 MW) and HPP Denipalle Oya (1.1 MW).

Turkey – Major contracts received

Turkey – Major contracts received

GUGLER Water Turbines continues to be a leading supplier of turbine technology to the Turkish hydropower market.
The following four projects were awarded to GUGLER Water Turbines and its Turkish subsidiary GUGLER Su Türbinleri Ltd. Şti. in 2019 so far.

Philippines – Successful commissioning of 20 MW Bineng HPP

Philippines – Successful commissioning of 20 MW Bineng HPP

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.

[zek Feb 2019] Upper Austrians extend pioneering role in the Indonesian small hydro power sector

[zek Feb 2019] Upper Austrians extend pioneering role in the Indonesian small hydro power sector

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.

Austria  – successful commissioning of HPP Vordergössgraben

Austria – successful commissioning of HPP Vordergössgraben

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.

Montenegro – first turbine installed for HPP Bukovica

Montenegro – first turbine installed for HPP Bukovica

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.

Serbia – Major order for (3) Kaplan Pit Turbines received

Serbia – Major order for (3) Kaplan Pit Turbines received

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.

Honduras – Successful commissioning of 18 MW Pencaligue HPP

Honduras – Successful commissioning of 18 MW Pencaligue HPP

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.

Small Hydro Power Plant BODORNA in Georgia

Small Hydro Power Plant BODORNA in Georgia

[VIDEO] GUGLER Water Turbines GmbH is finishing the installation of 2.5 MW Kaplan Pit Turbine in Georgia.

Peru – Successful commissioning of 20 MW Marañon and 18 MW Yarucaya HPP

Peru – Successful commissioning of 20 MW Marañon and 18 MW Yarucaya HPP

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).

Georgia – new contracts from Caucasus

Georgian International Energy Corporation (GIEC), a major power company in Georgia has contracted GUGLER Water Turbines for the supply of two Francis runners for its hydropower stations Kakhareti and Racha.

Turkey – another successful year for GUGLER

Four waterpower projects in Turkey in 2017 prove GUGLER's position in the Turkish market.

Italy – a stable market for GUGLER

In 2017 Italy remained a stable market for GUGLER Water Turbines in the field of low head Kaplan turbines.
In cooperation with local partners GUGLER Water Turbines received four (4) contracts for the supply of five Kaplan turbines.

Indonesia – GUGLER maintains its leading market position

The year 2017 was another highlight for GUGLER Water Turbines to strengthen its leading position in the small hydro market in Indonesia.
Nine new contracts have been received.

Honduras – 18 MW hydropower plant awarded to GUGLER Water Turbines

In December 2016 Hidroeléctricas de Occidente S. de R.L. has awarded GUGLER Water Turbines a contract for the supply of three (3) horizontal Pelton turbines with two jets, including the complete electromechanical equipment for the hydropower project Pencalique in Honduras.

Lebanon – Refurbishment of four hydropower plants

GUGLER Water Turbines came off as winner at the international call for bids for the refurbishment of four existing hydropower plants of the state-owned utility La Kadischa.

Guatemala – Order for the hydropower San Jose

The company Flores y Bosques SA has placed a further order for the delivery of one vertical 5-jet Pelton turbine with an output of 430 kW for the new hydropower plant San Jose.

Chile – a significant market for GUGLER Water Turbines

Two new orders confirm GUGLER Water Turbines' position on the market in South America.

Bosnia-Herzegovina: Follow-up order from company EHE

Following the project Novakovici GUGLER Water Turbines will also provide two Francis Turbines for the hydropower plant Zapece.

Successful Commissioning in the 2nd half of 2013

Successful commissioning in the second half of 2013 in Romania, Macedonia, Guatemala, Albania and Colombia confirm the worldwide activities of GUGLER Water Turbines.

Drinking water purification plant for Jordan

GUGLER Water Turbines GmbH receives an order from GDF Suez-Degremont for the supply of one Francis turbine, generator, butterfly valve and the appertaining electrical control and governing system for the enhancement of the drinking water purification plant Samra in Jordan.

Italy – further success on a difficult market

EPF Energy places a further order with GUGLER Water Turbines for the supply of one small vertical Kaplan turbine with belt drive.

Indonesia – Major order for Cibareno and Krueng Isep

GUGLER Water Turbines received significant orders for two Francis and two Pelton Turbines.

Residual water turbine for Panama

GUGLER Water Turbines obtains a follow-up order from the Russian company Energomachexport Corporacion LLc for the hydropower plant Baituna in Panama.

Peru – Francis Turbines for 13 MW hydropower plant

Union Andina de Cementos SAA (UNACEM) placed the order with GUGLER Water Turbines for the supply of the entire electro-mechanical equipment for the hydropower plant Carpapata III.

France – Kaplan Turbine for EdF

GUGLER Water Turbines was awarded a further contract from Europe’s largest utility Electricite de France (EdF) for the hydropower project Strasbourg.

Latvia – Follow-up order for HPP Brenguli

GUGLER Water Turbines receives the order for the supply of a second vertical Kaplan turbine with an output of 118 kW with direct coupled generator for the existing small hydropower plant Brenguli.

Switzerland – Horizontal Kaplan Pit Turbine for Hagneck

The company BKW FMB Energie AG located in Bern places an order with GUGLER Water Turbines for the supply of one horizontal Kaplan Pit tubine for the ecological flow hydropower plant Hagneck.

Macedonia – Consolidation of the leading market position

GUGLER Water Turbines consolidates its market position in Macedonia with orders for five additional hydropower plants.

Successful Commissioning in the 1st half of 2013

Activities in Macedonia, Panama, Romania, Albania and Italy