Joint Venture Litostroj Power – ABB signed a contract with Elektroprivreda Crne Gore for refurbishment and modernization of HPP Piva in Montenegro, worth more than 10 million euros.
HPP will be equipped with new hydro mechanical and electrical equipment for all 3 units and moreover the HPP will be equipped with a new regulating system which shall enable automatic regulation of all units from a central command. All 3 units will be put into operation till February 2022.
The existing turbine equipment for HPP Piva was delivered by Litostroj in 1976. Otherwise the equipment functioned properly without any additional issues for more than 40 years. This majorly contributed to client’s decision to award this contract to the original manufacturer of the equipment.
See video from the contract signing here