Vattenfall AB Vattenkraft has awarded a contract to VA Tech EBG Transformatoren GmbH &Co. to supply a replacement transformer for rehabilitation of the 114-MW Langbjorn hydroelectric plant in Sweden.
VA Tech EBG, of Austria, is to replace transformer T12 with a 255/11.55/11.55 kilovolt, 130 megavolt-ampere unit. The company won the contract in competition with four other bidders.
Vattenfall previously pre-qualified contractors for rehabilitation construction and to refurbish two generators at the plant on the Angermanalven River. (HNN 3/27/06)