Projects

 

The team at HydroWorks has been involved in various aspects of more than 30 hydro projects around New Zealand and Australasia. We have highlighted a few of our projects on this site. If you have any questions about what we can do for you and your hydro project then get in touch with us here or email us here.

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Our new build and refurbishment reference list includes:

  1. Mangorei, 2x 2 MW Francis upgrade, TrustPower, Q1 2003 & 2005
  2. McKay’s Creek, 1.1 MW Francis double runner, TrustPower, Q3 2004
  3. Cobb, 3x 4 MW Pelton Runner replacement , TrustPower, 2007 – 2009
  4. Wairoa, 2  in series tubular propeller, 320 kW total, WaterCare Services, Q4 2007
  5. Cosseys, 160 kW tubular propeller, WaterCare Services, Q1 2008
  6. Deep Stream, 2x 3.5 MW Francis turbines, TrustPower, completed Q2 2008
  7. Lake Coleridge, 2x 4.5 MW Francis upgrade, G8 & G9, TrustPower, 2008 -2009
  8. Fereday Island, 3x 670mm tubular propeller turbines, Private operator, 2010
  9. Ord River, 2x 9 MW runner upgrades, runner design, Pacific Hydro, 2010
  10. Motukawa, 3x 2 MW Francis turbine upgrade, completed TrustPower, Q4 2010
  11. Cobb, 12 MW  Pelton turbine, G5, TrustPower, completed Q4 2010
  12. Cleardale, 1 MW Pelton turbine, Mainpower, completed Q4 2010
  13. Cobb, 12 MW Pelton turbine, G6, TrustPower, completed Q4 2011
  14. Mangahao, 32 MW Francis upgrade, Todd Energy, delivered Q2 2013
  15. Patearoa, 1.4 MW replacement spiral casing and guide vanes, TrustPower, commissioned Q2 2013
  16. Amethyst, 8 MW Pelton turbine, Amethyst Hydro Limited, commissioned Q2 2013
  17. Esk Rimu, 3 MW Pelton 4 jet vertical turbine, TrustPower, commissioned Q3 2013
  18. Esk Toronui, 1 MW Pelton 4 jet vertical turbine, TrustPower, commissioned Q3 2013
  19. Ruatahunga, 150 kW ‘Climate Defender’ Pelton series, Private operator, commissioned Q3 2013
  20. Shoalhaven, 150 kW ‘Climate Defender’ Pelton series, under manufacture Q3 2013
  21. Midlands, 6.6 MW Pelton 4 jet vertical turbine, Tasmanian Irrigation, under manufacture 2013
  22. Roxburgh, 2 x 500 kW auxiliary turbine refurbishment, Contact, under design Q2 2013

Our design and manufacture of associated equipment and the provision of services reference list includes:

  1. Ohakuri and Whakamaru stations, CFD upgrade study, Mighty River Power, Q2 2007
  2. Deep Stream, 2x relief valves, TrustPower, Q2 2008
  3. Deep Stream, 2x 1000 mm bifurcations, internal reinforcement, TrustPower, Q2 2008
  4. Ardmore water treatment station, CFD study, Watercare Services, Q3 2008
  5. Aratiatia, 9m x 9m intake screen redesign including buckling analysis, Mighty River Power, Q2 2009
  6. Methven, control gates refurbishment (2 off, W3.5m x 3m), Rangitaka Diversion Race, 2009
  7. Manganui, spillway gate design review, TrustPower, Q4 2009
  8. Waitaki, 7x 18 MW CFD upgrade study, Meridian Energy, Q1 2009
  9. Highbank, 2900 mm diameter bifurcation, external reinforcement, TrustPower, Q3 2010
  10. Talla Burn hydro scheme, design and supply of energy dissipating valve, Private operator, 2011
  11. Rangitata, gate refurbishment, RDR, 2012
  12. Highbank, main bearing heat load analysis, TrustPower, 2012
  13. Arnold Residual Flow, design and supply of 2x 1800mm SUXO turbines, TrustPower, 2011-12
  14. Amethyst, design and supply of miscellaneous gates, Amethyst Hydro Limited, 2013
  15. Coleridge, 2x 12 MW rotor pole redesign, Westpower, Q3 2013