GE been selected by Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) for the refurbishment of two hydropower units (units 9 and 10) at the Mangla hydropower plant in Pakistan.
The scope of work includes the design, supply, installation, testing and commissioning of the two hydro turbine and generator components. Previously, GE has already been selected for the ongoing refurbishment of six other units (1 to 6) at the same site. The 100 MW units will be replaced by 135 MW units. The refurbishment work will extend the lifetime, the efficiency, and the capacity of the hydropower plant.