• PROJECT INVOLVEMENTS

    Plant Performance Investigations

    • Turbine efficiency and hydraulic stability testing: Unit 6, Ohau A Power Station
      (Client: Meridian Energy)
    • Turbine hydraulic stability testing: Unit 1, Ohakuri Power Station (Client: Mighty River Power)
    • Unit uplift testing: Unit 2, Atiamuri Power Station (Client: Mighty River Power)
    • Governor control parameter tuning: Kaitawa Power Station (Client: Genesis Energy)
    • Assessment of over-loading capability of Waitaki Chain Power Stations (Client: Meridian Energy)
    • Assessment of over-loading capability of Whakamaru and Maraetai generators
      (Client: Mighty River Power)
    • Governor control tuning review and tests: Manapouri Power Station
      (Client: Meridian Energy)

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    Hydropower Engineering has had a long association with Mighty River Power through providing technical services in a highly competent and professional manner. Of particular note is a detailed engineering study, with valuable engineering analysis and recommendations, completed by Hydropower Engineering for the power station enhancement opportunities on the Waikato hydro scheme.

    Graeme Hill
    Engineering Manager
    Mighty River Power Ltd