SHP Želiezovce

Other Civil Engineering Works
Želiezovce, Slovakia

This waterworks on the Hron River is designed as a multipurpose structure. It performs water management, energy, environmental and social functions.

Basic information

Project Investor:

Hydroenergia s.r.o.

Project Designer:

VODOTIKA , a.s.

Project Duration:

07/2014 – 08/2016

Project in numbers

  • 3 920 kWMaximum power of the technological equipment
  • river km 35,750 až 39,525 water flow adjustment in this section
  • 2 horizontal Kaplan turbines SHP building
  • 2 x 1,4 MW Installed power
  • 13,5 GWh Expected production

Characteristics

This waterworks on the Hron River is designed as a multipurpose structure. It performs water management, energy, environmental and social functions.
The main function is the production of electricity in the SHP of 15,200,653 kWh per year.

Exceptionality of the structure

A multipurpose structure that performs water management, energy, environmental and social functions. Its main function is the production of electricity. A biocorridor is an integral part, namely the fish ladder in the dividing pillar between the fascine and the SHP.