GUGLER Water Turbines GmbH obtains the 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. The drinking water purification plant already boasts three water turbines.
This order is a further attestation of the company GUGLER Water Turbines leading position in the field of drinking water hydropower plants.
The installed capacity of this hydropower plant is 515 kW; the net head lies at 41.9 m with a discharge of 1.4 m³/s. The delivery of the turbines will take place in November 2013; the commissioning is scheduled to be carried through during the 2nd quarter of 2014.
(1st half 2013)