Dardanelos is a 261MW hydro power project. It is located on Aripuana river/basin in Mato Grosso, Brazil. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 2007 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2011.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||261||261||–||Active||Mato Grosso, Brazil||Construtora Norberto Odebrecht|
The project was developed by Construtora Norberto Odebrecht. Neoenergia, Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras and Centrais Eletricas do Norte do Brasil are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 51%, 24.5% and 24.5% respectively.
Dardanelos is a run-of-river project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 0.12 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 95.6m. The total number of penstocks, pipes or long channels that carry water down from the hydroelectric reservoir to the turbines inside the actual power station, are 5 in number. The penstock length is 430m. The project generated 1,139 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $600m.
The project construction commenced in 2007 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2011.
IMPSA was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 1 unit of francis turbine with 29.6MW nameplate capacity.
IMPSA was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of francis turbines, each with 59MW nameplate capacity.
IMPSA supplied 1 electric generator for the project. The generator capacity is 32.48 MVA.
IMPSA supplied 4 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 64.83 MVA.
About Construtora Norberto Odebrecht
Construtora Norberto Odebrecht SA (Construtora Norberto), a subsidiary of Odebrecht SA is a construction contractor. The company provides engineering, procurement and construction services for buildings, thermal and hydroelectric power plants. It constructs nuclear centers, steel mills, petrochemical centers, highways, urban mobility, ports, logistic systems, railroads, ports and airports, mining facilities and offshore operation rigs. The company serves transport and logistics, sanitation, urban development and buildings, energy, and industrial engineering sectors. The company has presence in Germany, Angola, Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, the UAE, the US, Ghana, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Dominican Republic, and Venezuela. Construtora Norberto is headquartered in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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