PRESS RELEASE 28 May 2013
Pöyry awarded detailed design services assignment for Alpaslan II dam and hydroelectric power plant, Turkey
PÖYRY PLC Press release 28 May 2013
EnerjiSA has awarded Pöyry with the detailed design services assignment for the Alpaslan II Dam and hydroelectric power plant in Turkey. The assignment is for the execution of the detailed design for civil works of the dam body, the powerhouse, the spillways and the civil works for the switch yard.
The Hydropower project, Alpaslan II, will be located in Mus province of Eastern Anatolia in Turkey. The dam body is a clay cored rockfill dam (CCRD) and the installed capacity is 280 MW with an annual generation of around 860 GWh. The project is one milestone of the 5300 MW portfolio of EnerjiSA in Turkey.
Pöyry, an international consulting and engineering company, is one of the world's top hydropower engineering companies,with an accumulated total installed capacity exceeding 100000 MW. Pöyry continues to support the Turkish power sector in its rapid expansion, with the total asset base in Turkey of hydro power plants engineered by Pöyry amounting to more than 7000 MW.
The value of the order is not disclosed. The order will be recognised within the Energy business group's order stock in Q2.
Additional information by:
Thomas Kriesch, Energy business group, Austria
Tel. +43 1 53605 22585
Ernst Zeller, Global Head Hydropower, Energy business group, Austria
Tel. +43 1 53605 54725
Pöyry is an international consulting and engineering company. We serve clients globally across the energy and industrial sectors and locally in our core markets. We deliver strategic advisory and engineering services, underpinned by strong project implementation capability and expertise. Our focus sectors are power generation, transmission & distribution, forest industry, chemicals & biorefining, mining & metals, transportation, water and real estate sectors. Pöyry has an extensive local office network employing about 6,500 experts. Pöyry's net sales in 2012 were EUR 775 million and the company's shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki (Pöyry PLC: POY1V).