Some 20 Chinese hydro equipment makers now sell turbines abroad and market leaders Harbin Electrical Machinery Co and Shanghai-based Dongfang Electrical Machinery Co are being groomed ultimately as competitors for global peers like Voith Siemens, GE Hydro
The orders were awarded by the contractor GE Hydro
He's been president of GE Hydro
in Brazil and ran Lachmann Group, a maritime logistics firm that, too, was family-run.
On the far side of the Tasman Sea, GE Hydro
, a unit of GE Power Systems in Atlanta, has entered what it calls an "alliance relationship" with Hydro Tasmania to upgrade the utility's 300-MW Poatina hydropower station.
The other members of the consortium are Oderbrecht, Inepar-Fem, and GE hydro
The company will continue operations under the new name GE Hydro
Asia Co Ltd.
JSC Electric Power Plants (EPP), the major state-owned power generation company in the Kyrgyz Republic, today announced the award of a turn-key contract for the Asian Development Bank-supported (ADB) modernization of the Toktogul hydropower plant (HPP) to a joint venture of GE Hydro
(France) and GE Renewables (Switzerland) for $104 million.
As per statement of GE Hydro
Solutions president and CEO Yves Rannou, They are happy to work closely with Forces Motrices de la Gougra SA and to bring their technical knowledge and experience to their project.
Table 11: Leading Vendors in the Worldwide Hydropower Equipment Market (2006): Percentage Breakdown of Sales for Alstom, Voith-Siemens, Andritz VA Tech, GE Hydro
and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-27 Select Players in the Hydropower Generation Equipment Market II-27 ABB Ltd.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- Morphic Technologies' (STO:MORPB) subsidiary, Finshyttan HydroPower AB, has received two strategically important orders from GE Hydro
Inepar AB for renovation of the hydroelectric power stations in Stensele and Trollhattan.
The equipment will be manufactured by GE Hydro
Asia from its manufacturing facility in Xiaoshan, Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province.
, in association with GE Capital, arranged export credit financing through the Export Agency of Norway.