ANDRITZ has received an order from KC Group Nepal to supply turbines, generators and auxiliaries for the new 32-MW Karuwa Seti hydropower plant.
The plant is located on the Seti Khola River in the Gandaki Zone’s Kaski District, and start-up is planned for March 2023.
The contract comprises design, engineering, manufacture, supply, installation, testing and commissioning of three 10.66-MW Francis turbines and generators, as well as auxiliaries for the electrical and mechanical equipment. ANDRITZ’s Indian subsidiary, with manufacturing facilities in Mandideep (near Bhopal) and Prithla (near Faridabad), is responsible for execution of the contract.
KC Group Nepal is a private company with diversified businesses and targets to operate 100 MW of combined, renewable energy capacity by the end of 2023.
ANDRITZ offers a broad portfolio of plants, equipment, systems and services for the pulp and paper industry, the hydropower sector, the metals processing and forming industry, pumps, solid/liquid separation in the municipal and industrial sectors, as well as animal feed and biomass pelleting. ANDRITZ Hydro supplies electromechanical equipment and services for hydropower plants.