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  1. U.S. seeks turbine cavitation repair at 58-MW Clarence Cannon Dam

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    Tue, 27 Jan 2015

    Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids for turbine cavitation repair at the 58-MW Clarence ..... information last year on firms able to perform turbine cavitation repair. It took bids in 2012 ..... perform cavitation repair on a Francis turbine runner at the project. The work is to

  2. Afghans seek supervision of turbine -generator rehabilitation at 100-MW Naghlu hydro project

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    Wed, 7 Jan 2015

    national utility Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat (DABS) invites expressions of interest for monitoring and supervision of turbine -generator rehabilitation at the 100-MW Naghlu hydroelectric project on Afghanistan's Kabul River. Responses are due

  1. German state seeks turbine -generators for 2.7-MW Muldestausee hydro project

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    Mon, 5 Jan 2015

    The reservoir and hydropower operator of Germany's Saxony-Anhalt State seeks bids to supply two turbine -generators for the proposed 2.7-MW Muldestausee hydropower project on the Mulde River in Germany. Bids are due January 29

  2. Voith hydro turbine photo wins press competition

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    Fri, 14 Nov 2014

    The above photograph of a Francis hydro turbine runner being manufactured by Voith was ..... Hofinger, shows work being done on a Voith turbine runner for the 4,500-MW Bratsk hydropower ..... Bratsk plant, Voith is removing the old turbine runners for the six units and replacing

  3. U.S. eyes labor agreements for hydro turbine work at 603-MW Ice Harbor, 980-MW McNary dams

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    Thu, 30 Oct 2014

    Labor Agreements for major hydropower turbine supply or installation at 603-MW Ice ..... three government-furnished hydroelectric turbine runners with associated water passage ..... installation and commissioning of 14 new turbine runners and associated components, and

  4. Czech utility extends bidding for turbine -generator overhaul at 120-MW Lipno 1 hydro project

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    Tue, 9 Dec 2014

    deadline for bids for mechanical overhaul of turbine -generator TG1 at the 120-MW Lipno ..... utility sought replacement generator and turbine components for its hydroelectric projects ..... to CKD Blansko Engineering to supply a turbine -generator for the intake of the Plav

  5. U.S. seeks firms for turbine linkage upgrades at 810-MW Lower Granite hydro project

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    Fri, 7 Nov 2014

    information on firms able to replace internal turbine hub linkage components at the 810-MW ..... to American Babbitt Bearing Inc. for turbine unit rehabilitation work at Lower Granite ..... with government-furnished parts. The turbine is a Kaplan-type manufactured by Baldwin

  6. U.S. seeks turbine blade packing for 810-MW Little Goose hydro project

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    Mon, 24 Nov 2014

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids to supply turbine blade packing for six units of the 810-MW Little Goose hydroelectric ..... supply rubber back-to-back split-blade packing for Kaplan turbine blades of Units 1-6 at Little Goose. A solicitation notice

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    Thu, 6 Nov 2014

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  8. Schottel completes full-scale test of marine turbine in Strangford Lough

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    Thu, 23 Oct 2014

    successful tests of a full-scale hydrokinetic turbine in Northern Ireland's Strangford Lough ..... world conditions and showed that a single turbine with a rotor diameter of four meters can ..... household for a month. Schottel attached the turbine to a moored barge, mounting it on a lifting