Toshiba Yunnan Guanyinyan Hydropower Station large-capacity hydroelectric generator officially put into operation
In December 2015, the No. 4 hydro-generator of Yunnan Guanyinyan Hydropower Station, which was manufactured by Toshiba Hydropower Equipment (Hangzhou) Co., Ltd. (THPC), successfully passed the 72-hour full-load test run. The technical indicators met the specifications and contract requirements. Excellent performance indicators, successful production and power generation. This successful production has enabled Toshiba Hydropower Equipment (Hangzhou) Co., Ltd. to become a world-class manufacturer of hydroelectric generating sets.
Guanyinyan Hydropower Station is located at the junction of Huaping County of Yunnan Province and Panzhihua City of Sichuan Province. It is the last cascade hydropower station of the “One Reservoir and Eight Levels” hydropower development plan of the middle reaches of the Jinsha River Hydropower Base. It is also the largest hydropower station under construction by Datang Group. project. The total installed capacity of the power station is 3000MW, and five 600MW mixed-flow turbine generator sets are installed. The supply of two 666.67MVA large-capacity hydroelectric generators of No. 4 and No. 5 machines is undertaken by Toshiba Hydropower.
The production and commissioning of No. 4 hydro-generator of Guanyinyan Power Station is another milestone in the history of Toshiba Hydropower Development after the successful operation of the first unit of Guangdong Qingyuan Pumped Storage Power Station. It marks the successful production of 20KV stator bars by Toshiba Hydropower. A world-class manufacturer of hydroelectric generating sets.
Toshiba Hydro is a Sino-foreign joint venture established by Toshiba Group and China Water Resources and Hydropower Construction Group Co., Ltd. Since its operation in 2005, it has continuously increased equipment investment and technological transformation, and has completed the expansion of heavy-duty assembly plants and large-scale generator manufacturing plants. And built a hydraulic machinery research institute and insulation technology development center equipped with world-class hydraulic mechanical model test equipment. At present, Toshiba Hydropower has the design and manufacturing capability of a complete set of hydroelectric generating units with a capacity of 700,000 kilowatts or more, and has become one of the well-known large-scale hydropower equipment suppliers in China. To date, Toshiba Hydro has provided more than 200 turbines and hydroelectric generators for the domestic and international markets.
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