1500 MW, Run-of-River, finished 2017 Annual production of 8.6 TWh, Net head is 604 m and discharge is 220 m3/s.
Solution: SediCon supplied 40 fully independent SediCon Sluicers for the eight desanders, five in each. The SediCon Sluicers discharges into the bypass channel for a minimum flow release. Five echo sounders in each desander give full information about sediment levels and the discharge gates can be operated remotely or from a local control room.
Implementation: SediCon finished the installation of the SediCon Sluicers and its monitoring system during the first half of 2016.
Results: The SediCon Sluicers were installed in 2015-2016, and 20 SediCon Sluicers have been successfully operating since July 2016. The remaining 20 SediCon Sluicers were commissioned winter 2016/2017.