New contract for partial rehabilitation of Ruzizi 2 HPP

01/09/2023

KONČAR – Engineering signed a new contract with a well-known customer Joh. Achelis & Sohne GmbH (Bremen, Germany) for the partial rehabilitation of Ruzizi 2 HPP in Congo (Africa).

The scope of delivery includes design, manufacture, delivery, dismantling of existing and assembly of new equipment, testing and commissioning of the excitation and protection system for Unit 1 at the hydro power plant (1×15 MVA). The signing of this contract represents a continuation of long-standing and successful cooperation with the subject customer, with which KONČAR – Engineering concluded a contract in 2021 as well.  Last year, KONČAR – Engineering successfully completed the project of refurbishing the excitation and protection system of Units 2 and 3 at the subject hydro power plant. The end user and owner of the power plant is the company SINELAC (Société Internationale des Pays des Grands Lacs), with registered office in Congo.