Finland's Poyry has been awarded a detailed design services contract for the 550-MW Beyhan 1 hydropower project in Turkey, Poyry reported.
The contract award, from Kalehan Enerji Uretim A.S., is worth about EUR 2.9 million. The contract, which will be executed jointly with Temelsu, is to be completed by the end of 2013.
The contract includes execution of the detailed design for civil works of the powerhouse and review of the project's structures, such as the RCC dam with power intake and penstocks, spillway, diversion structures with three tunnels, bottom outlet and switchyard.
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