Hydropower Plants News

  • Heap and Haul: John Deere Adds 844K-III and 844K-III Aggregate Handler to Wheel Loader Lineup

    A pillar in mining and quarrying operations, the John Deere wheel loader family welcomes the addition of the 844K Series-III and 844K Series-III Aggregate Handler configuration. The workhorse machines offer customers increased uptime and the ability to sell more material more efficiently to improve their bottom lines. "The ...


    By John Deere

  • John Deere Improves Compact Wheel Loaders to Deliver Even More Power and Productivity

    Customers looking for machines that are productive, versatile and ready for anything should look no further than the John Deere 244K-II and 324K compact wheel loaders. Both machines include new features and options to increase productivity, visibility, versatility and lower daily operating costs for the landscape, ag material handling and construction industries. ...


    By John Deere

  • FirstEnergy to sell Pennsylvania gas plants

    FirstEnergy Corp. has filed paperwork with federal regulators stating its intent to sell four natural gas-fired power plants in Pennsylvania, part of the company’s overall strategy to exit the competitive electricity business. In a Form 8-K filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, FirstEnergy subsidiary Allegheny Energy Supply Co. has entered into a non-binding letter of ...

  • Electric-Powered Excavators for Cost-Effective Productivity

    Hitachi mining excavators are engineered to give you efficiency, reliability and durability in all conditions. Hitachi now offers five electric-powered excavators for the U.S. and Latin American markets – the EX1900E-6, ...

  • Abbotsford BC Selects SCADAWatch to Further Power Its Smart Water Network

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that the City of Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada, has chosen the company’s revolutionary  ...


    By Innovyze

  • Introducing the NEW CV (Competitive Vac) Series

    CV (Competitive Vac) Series Vac-Tron Equipment is excited to introduce a whole new line to their vacuum excavation equipment. It’s the new CV (Competitive Vac) Series. This series offers the performance you have come to expect from Vac-Tron Equipment while keeping the cost of operation to a minimum.   Standard equipment: CV GT ...


    By Vac-Tron Equipment

  • Industry awards pay tribute to energy professionals` ingenuity

    Over 200 energy industry senior executives joined former swimming champion and host Mark Foster in congratulating the winners of the 2016 Energy Institute (EI) Awards, which were revealed at a prestigious ceremony in London last night. Excellence in engineering, collaboration and public engagement towards greater sustainability and efficiency underpinned many of the winning projects. Opening the ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • South Placer Municipal Utility District Adopts InfoMaster Smart Asset Management Solution

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that the South Placer Municipal Utility District (SPMUD), California, has chosen industry-leading ...


    By Innovyze

  • SatrindTech presents the innovative industrial shredder drive system with automatic transmission and frequency inverter

    This system combines the automatic adjustment capabilities of torque and the typical speed of a hydraulic drive, with the advantages of an electric drive. These are the main features: Productivity - For the same amount of torque developed, the mechanical automatic transmission ensures a higher rotation speed, and thus an increase in productivity compared to a ...


    By SatrindTech Srl

  • U.S. Department of Energy Projects Win 32 R&D 100 Awards for 2016

    November 7, 2016 -- U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) researchers have won 32 of the 100 awards given out this year by R&D Magazine and received a special recognition award for the most outstanding technology developments with promising commercial potential. The R&D 100 ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Major Northern California District Chooses InfoMaster Smart Asset Management Solution

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that the Central Contra Costa Sanitary District (CCCSD) in California has chosen industry-leading InfoMaster software to optimize the capital improvement program for its sewer collection ...


    By Innovyze

  • ANDRITZ to supply electromechanical equipment for the Nam Theun 1 hydropower project in Laos

    ANDRITZ HYDRO, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from the Phonesack Group Limited to supply electromechanical equipment for the Nam Theun 1 hydropower project in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic. The scope of supply comprises design, manufacturing and the supply of the complete electromechanical equipment, including three vertical Francis ...


    By ANDRITZ MeWa GmbH

  • PTO Vac Truck with Jetter System (Video)

    Vac-Tron Equipment is on a roll. Only one year after releasing their very first HTV (Hydro Truck Vac) PTO, they are now introducing their NEW JTV (Jetter Truck Vac) PTO series. The JTV 873 PTO is a new series of PTO truck driven systems that combine vacuum excavation with high pressure jetter capabilities putting this truck in a league of its own. The Power Take Off of the truck drives ...


    By Vac-Tron Equipment

  • John Deere Highlights Integrated Electric Solutions at MINExpo International

    John Deere will showcase its experience developing and integrating electric powertrain solutions for off-highway applications at MINExpo International, Sept. 26 – 28 in Las Vegas. John Deere Power Systems and John Deere Electronic Solutions will be exhibiting together, displaying powertrain and electronic products designed for the rugged demands of mining and construction ...


    By John Deere

  • RENEXPO® INTERHYDRO, Europe‘s largest Hydropower Platform in Salzburg

    Hydropower, with over 20,000 plants throughout Europe, plays a very important role in Europe’s economy, as well as securing the energy supply and protecting the environment. A new study “The hydropower sector’s contribution to a sustainable and prosperous Europe” presents new data and facts about the economic importance of hydropower for Europe. An increase of up to 20 % ...


    By Energy-Server - REECO GmbH

  • Polish CEMEX cement plant relies on WEIMA

    In the eastern Polish town of Chelm, not far from the Ukrainian border, the waste recycling company EkoPaliwa recently successfully commissioned their new plant for the production of alternative fuels. Two WEIMA PowerLine 3000 single-shaft shredders with a powerful hydraulic drive used in secondary shredding absolutely take center stage here. The main buyer of the produced Refuse Derived Fuel ...


    By WEIMA

  • ANDRITZ receives important order for a new pumped storage plant in Portugal

    ANDRITZ HYDRO GmbH, a member of international technology group ANDRITZ, has been contracted by the Spanish energy utility IBERDROLA GENERACIÓN to supply the electro-mechanical equipment and the penstock for the new pumped storage hydropower plant Gouvães in Portugal. The total contract value for ANDRITZ amounts to about 140 million euros. The scope of delivery comprises design, ...


    By ANDRITZ AG

  • Permco School – Oct 17th -20th, 2016

    Permco’s Hydraulic Technology & Troubleshooting Course is scheduled to run from Oct 17th (Mon) through Oct 20th (Thurs). Openings for this course are limited. The classroom portion of the course will cover basic hydraulics, fluid power, pumps, motors, flow dividers, systems, and formulas used in everyday applications. The student will ...


    By Permco, Inc.

  • Moving Flor Refuse Transfer Semi Trailer

    The moving floor is divided into three sets of narrow floor slats, with every third slat connected together, hydraulically powered to move forward and backward either in unison, or alternately. When all three sets move in unison, the load is moved upon them in the direction the operator wishes. Slat retraction (during which the load does not move) is accomplished by moving only one set of slats ...


    By HidroMak

  • SCADAWatch V5.0 Delivers Next-Generation Big Data Technologies

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced the release of the V5.0 Generation of SCADAWatch. This powerful “out of the box” network data management and business analytics and optimization solution for water systems turns ...


    By Innovyze

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