At the end of June 2019 Litostroj Power signed a
contract with Fortum AB for turbine refurbishment at HPP Spjutmo in Sweden.
Contract consists of design, construction, production, refurbishment, supply of
new and refurbished parts, site machining, disassembly, assembly, site
supervision and putting vertical Kaplan unit into operation. Unit has an output
of 35 MW with a runner diameter more than 5 m.
HPP, commissioned in 1969, is a plant with one vertical Kaplan unit and located
on the river Österdalälven. This HPP is now a subject for a major refurbishment
and modernisation. Site works will start in the middle of year 2021.
Litostroj Power appreciates creating a strong bond
with a powerful customer in a Nordic region, based on previous and ongoing
projects, such as HPP Mörsil project.