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Initiation of Works at Kamburu HPP Construction Site in Kenia

12. 3. 2018 After the manufacture was finished successfully last year, the Buyer took over the equipment for the overhaul of three hydro generators of the type S 49063-22, 37000 kVA, 11000 V, 50 Hz and 272.7 rpm. Works on the overhaul of generating units and the auxiliary equipment at Kamburu HPP in Kenia will start on 12/03/2018.

The scope of the Contract made by and between Končar – Generators and Motors and KONČAR – Power Plant and Electric Traction Engineering (KET) is the overhaul of three hydro generators of the type S 49063-22, 37000 kVA, 11000 V, 50 Hz, 272,7 rpm. KenGen, the End Buyer, manages 14 hydro power plants and generates 80 per cent of the total generated electric power in Kenia. This project marks not only a come back to the market of Kenia after almost 40 years, but also the trust of the Buyer, since Končar had delivered and put into operation