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ANDRITZ is renovating and modernizing the Shivasamudram hydropower plant

ANDRITZ's scope of supply includes equipment for the turbines and auxiliaries, volute casing, intake manifold and the cooling water system as well as the renovation of the electrical system, excitation, turbine controller, protection and control technology. ANDRITZ will also carry out inspection work, refurbish the existing generators and then test the ten machine sets. The entire order will be handled by ANDRITZ Hydro India with its modern production sites in Mandideep (near Bhopal) and Prithla (near Faridabad).

The award of this representative order once again underscores ANDRITZ's position as one of the leading providers for the renovation and modernization of hydropower plants in India.

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ANDRITZ is one of the world's leading suppliers of plants, equipment and services for hydropower plants, the pulp and paper industry, the metalworking industry and steel industry, as well as for municipal and industrial solid-liquid separation. Other important business areas are animal feed and biomass pelleting as well as automation, where ANDRITZ offers a wide range of innovative products and services in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) under the Metris brand. In addition, the international technology group is also active in the field of energy generation (steam boiler systems, biomass power plants, recovery boilers and gasification systems) and environmental technology (flue gas cleaning systems) and offers systems for the production of nonwovens, viscose pulp and fibreboard as well as recycling systems.

Passion for innovative technology, absolute customer orientation as well as reliability and integrity are the central values ​​to which ANDRITZ is committed. The headquarters of the listed group are located in Graz, Austria. With over 170 years of experience, 29,000 employees and over 280 locations in more than 40 countries around the world, ANDRITZ supports its customers as a reliable and competent partner in achieving their corporate and sustainability goals.

ANDRITZ Hydro is one of the world's leading suppliers of electromechanical equipment for hydropower plants. With more than 175 years of accumulated experience and more than 31,000 turbines delivered with a total output of around 430,000 megawatts, the division supplies the complete product range including turbines, generators and additional equipment of all types and sizes: "from water to wire" for small and large hydropower plants Hydroelectric power plants with an output of more than 800 megawatts per turbine unit. ANDRITZ Hydro occupies a leading position in the growth market of modernizing, renewing and increasing the capacity of existing hydropower plants. Pumps (for water transport, irrigation of agricultural land and applications in various industries) and turbo-generators for thermal power plants are also assigned to the division.