Czech equipment manufacturer Mavel a.s. announced it is supplying turbines and related technology to the 6-MW Kayalik hydroelectric project being built in Turkey’s Erzurum Region.
Mavel said March 27 it is supplying two 3-MW horizontal Francis turbines of 800 millimeters in diameter, plus generators, control system, lubricating, cooling, and hydraulic units. It said it signed the contract with project owner Akua Enerji Uretim A.S. in June 2007.
The Kayalik project has a net head of 65 meters and total flow of 10.2 cms. Commissioning is expected in November.