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August 2021: Hasang Hydroelectric Power Plant
Hasang Hydroelectric Power Plant utilizes the Aek Kualu River, which empties into Lake Toba to generate electricity.
The electricity supply from Hasang Hydroelectric Power Plant with capacity 3 x 17 MW will strengthen the electricity system in Sumatra, especially for the Toba Samosir region that recently developed as the main tourism destination in North Sumatra. Towards a sustainable green energy, PT PEN Indonesia has trusted ANDRITZ Hydro with the Hasang project whose contract signing was in December 2016. The works that ANDRITZ Hydro has delivered successfully in this project include amongst others the complete electromechanical installation as well as commissioning.
In 2021, to realize the continuity in good service and cooperation with client, ANDRITZ Hydro support the client with the Shaft Mounted Oil Pump (SMOP) Installation service in this project. Despite the Covid-19 period, ANDRITZ Hydro team are active to continue the installation and commissioning activities on ongoing project by implementing the strict health protocol according to the government of Indonesia regulations in order to ensure timely completion of the Projects to the full satisfaction of our Customers.
Peusangan Hydroelectric Power Plant 1 & 2
Peusangan Hydroelectric Power Plant complex located in the Silih Nara area consist of Peusangan 1 & 2, Central Aceh Regency, which planned to generate electricity with a total capacity of 86 MW.
Despite the Covid-19 period and restrictions, ANDRITZ Hydro Teams are active to continue the installation and commissioning activities for the projects by implementing the strict health protocol according to the government of Indonesia regulations in order to ensure timely completion of the Projects to the full satisfaction of our customer, PT PLN Persero.
June 2021: Cikandang
CIKANDANG Mini Hydro Power Plant, with a capacity of 3 x 2 MW is located in Garut on West Java, utilizes the Cikandang River to produce renewable sustainable hydroelectric energy. In January 2019, ANDRITZ Hydro signed the contract with PT. Republika Mandiri Energi, subsidiary of Kalla Group, for the design, manufacture, supply and supervision of installation and commissioning of with the Turbine, Generator, EPS & SCADA for Cikandang HEPP and fully support for the machine configuration for PT. Republika Mandiri Energi.
On the inauguration ceremony, the Director of PT. Republika Mandiri Energi, Mr. Teguh Wicaksana Sari proudly highlighted that Cikandang Mini Hydro Powerplant has been successfully reach COD (Commercial Operation Date) as originally planned & contractually committed in their Power Purchase Agreement. Therefore, his gratitude and thanks goes to ANDRITZ Hydro as well to PT. Republika Mandiri Energi project team which constructively work together to achieve this challenging timeline. During the restriction of COVID-19, ANDRITZ Hydro still can achieve the COD on time.
Mr. Josef M. Ullmer, CEO of PT. ANDRITZ Hydro, in his speech on the inauguration day, thanked PT. Republika Mandiri Energi project team for the good cooperation to achieve the contractual COD with excellent performance of our supplies in the complete power plant.
June 2021: Expat Award 2020 goes to CEO Josef Ullmer of ANDRITZ HYDRO Indonesia
Mr. Josef Ullmer, President Director of ANDRITZ Hydro in Indonesia, received the Expat Award of the Austrian Economic Chamber to honor his year-long dedication and contribution to the development of hydropower in Asia and Oceania.
The Austrian Export Prizes for 2020 were awarded last week by Harald Mahrer, the president of the Austrian Economic Chamber, watched by a large audience that had tuned in digitally. Just like every year, public attention was once again squarely on Austria’s top exporters. The Export Prizes honor the exceptional involvement and success achieved by Austrian companies on international markets in six categories.
The Expat Award goes to Josef M. Ullmer, the President Director of ANDRITZ Hydro in Indonesia, who as MD and CEO of ANDRITZ Hydro India has already played a decisive role in the company’s success in India and Southern Asia from 2015 to 2019. He is also in charge of ANDRITZ Hydro’s business development and growth in Asia, Australia and Oceania. ANDRITZ’s Hydro business segment has made it the world’s largest provider on the hydraulic power generation and power station renovation market and a beacon provider of innovative technology.
Josef is grateful to receive this prestigious recognition from The Federal Economic Chamber Austria and dedicated this award to all the many supportive colleagues in Austria, Asia and Oceania, who made the continuous export success of ANDRITZ Hydro possible.
The award winners: https://lnkd.in/emr48mS
We congratulate Mr. Ullmer to this award and thank him for his excellent work for our company and the hydropower market.