Yuncan Hydroelectric Powerplant, Pasco, Peru 3 x 42 MW - Mechanical and Electrical Auxiliary Systems

Main Data

  • Number of units: 3
  • Turbine type: Pelton
  • Power: 44.5 MW
  • Head: 550.5 m
  • Flow: 3 x 9.8 m3/s
  • Speed: 450 RPM
  • Generator power: 3 x 47 MVA

Client

EGECEN, VA TECH HYDRO

Consultant

IM Maggia Engineering Ltd, Locarno

Construction period

2001–2005

Construction costs

USD Tot 262 Million; USD Aux. systems 3 Million

Scope of services

  • Final design
  • Construction drawing
  • Construction supervision
  • Commissioning of the following systems:

    • Cooling water system (direct open circuit)
    • Drainage and emptying system
    • Compressed air system
    • Oil systems
    • Motor control center MCC