Navigation Locks at Xayaburi HEP / Laos
Customer: Montan Hydraulik, Germany
The Xayaburi dam is 810 meter long and 49 meter high to create a water-level-difference of 32 meter. The hydro-power plant is designed for a capacity of 1.260 MW. 95% of the energy will be utilized in Thailand.
DSD NOELL designs and supplies the equipment for four ship-arrester, which are adjustable for the fluctuating water-levels through hydraulically operated rope-winches. The adjustment is performed automatically through positioning signals. The operation of ship-arrester is executed through 2 electronically synchronized winches.
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