Hydroelectric, O&M, Renewables

Emerson hydroelectric Ukraine

5 August 2010– Emerson Process Management won a $28 million contract to automate nine hydroelectric power plants in Ukraine.

Emerson Process Management will provide monitoring and control technology, measurement instrumentation, vibration monitoring systems and maintenance software to manage and control 100 turbine generators in the plants, which are operated by UkrHydroEnergo, Ukraine’s main hydroelectric generating company. Emerson will also provide automation design, supply, installation and related services through its Ukraine-based project team, its hydroelectric power automation personnel in Poland and Russia and its engineering center in Russia.

The contract is part of UkrHydroEnergo’s Hydropower Rehabilitation Project to upgrade the nine plants that have a total generating capacity of 4,639 MW.

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