Sacyr and GCZ will build two hydroelectric plants in Peru for 102 million euros

The consortium formed by Sacyr and GCZ Ingenieros will be responsible for the construction and installation of the Moquegua 1 and 3 Hydroelectric Power Plants for 102 million euros, after winning the tender called by the Electric Power Company of the South ( Egesur ). The two plants will have an installed capacity of 34 megawatts (MW). The project will have a development period of approximately 30 months.

“We have proven experience in the construction and commissioning of highly complex energy infrastructures in Peru. We are proud to continue contributing to improve energy generation services in the country, for the benefit of citizens, “said Carlos Martínez-Almeida , representative of the consortium.

The project of the Hydroelectric Power Plant Moquegua 1 (CHM1), of 15.3 MW of power, includes, among other infrastructures, the work of connection with the current Huaracane channel, a conduit of 8,360 m, three tunnels with a total length of 1,800 m, the powerhouse, the electric substation and the transport line.

The project of the Hydroelectric Power Plant Moquegua 3 (CHM3) of 18.7 MW of power, includes, among other infrastructures, a water intake on the Sajena creek, conduction of 7.211 m, a tunnel of 2,660 m, machine room and unloading works to the Ravine Sajena. In addition, an electrical substation and a transport line will be built.

Sacyr in Peru

Sacyr operates in the Peruvian market since 2011 with its four business areas: Industrial, Engineering and Infrastructure, Concessions and Services, which contribute substantially to the economic development of the country and the quality of life of its inhabitants.

Sacyr currently has more than 3,000 people in payroll in Peru, where it brings value and experience in the 20 contracts completed and in development.

For its part, GCZ Ingenieros is a Peruvian company with 28 years of experience in the development, design, construction and operation of hydroelectric power plants, with its own workshops to carry out electromechanical, hydromechanical and diverse metal fabrication projects.

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