Project title

  • Modernization of Shardarinskaya HPP

Project description

  • Reconstruction of Shardarinskaya HPP with replacement of 4 hydraulic units and increase in installed capacity from 100 MW to 126 MW

Purpose

  • To improve performance and reliability of the hydropower plant

Implementation period

  • 2010-2020

Project cost according to FS

  • 38 010 mln.KZT (3-4 bid)

Technical solutions

  • 4 hydraulic turbines manufactured by Andritz Hydro GmbH with a capacity of 31.5 MW each. Parameters of the turbine: adjustable blade turbine ("Kaplan" with adjustable blades), design head 17.8 m. of water col., design flow  200 m3 / s, rated speed - 115 rpm, number of blades - 5, impeller diameter - 5.3 m

Effect

  • Increase in the installed capacity up to 126 MW
  • Enhancement hydropower plant reliability

Number of jobs

  • During construction – 176 persons
  • During operation – 156-158 persons

Current status

  • Dismantling and assembly works are underway