ANDRITZ Hydro in Mexico, Morelia
ANDRITZ HYDRO is a global supplier of electromechanical systems and services (“from-water-to-wire“) for hydropower plants and one of the global leaders in the market for hydraulic power generation.
The product portfolio consist also of special applications for pumps and turbo generators which belong to an additional field of activities.
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ANDRITZ S.A. DE C.V., located in Morelia, Mexico, offers comprehensive solutions, systems, products and services for hydropower plants.
Our company is structured in four business:
- Large Hydro (from 30 MV up to 800 MW)
- Compact Hydro (up to 30 MW)
- Service and Rehab (Modernization of hydropwer plants)
Therefore, the scope of our products is divided into mechanical and electrical which include among others: turbines, gates and valves of all kinds, generator components and spare parts, also excitation, control and protection systems, SCADA - up to services such as assembly, commissioning and training.
History of ANDRITZ Hydro in Morelia
ANDRTIZ S.A. de C.V. has its roots in TEISA S.A. de C.V., the company founded in 1981, product of the business union between NAFINSA, Mexico (70%) and Escher Wyss, Switzerland (30%). In 1996, Sulzer, Switzerland acquired Escher Wyss and in 2000 VA Tech, Austria, acquired the company. Finally, in 2006, VA Tech Hydro became part of the ANDRITZ GROUP, and our company acquires the name ANDRITZ S.A. de C.V.
ANDRITZ Hydro at a glimpse
ANDRITZ Hydro is one of the globally leading suppliers of electromechanical equipment and services for hydropower plants. With over 180 years of experience and an installed fleet of more than 471 GW output, the business area provides complete solutions for hydropower plants of all sizes as well as services for plant diagnosis, refurbishment, modernization and upgrade of existing hydropower assets. Pumps for irrigation, water supply and flood control as well as turbo generators are also part of this business area’s portfolio.
- More than 180 years of turbine experience
- Over 31,900 turbines (more than 471,000 MW) installed
- Complete range up to more than 800 MW
- Over 125 years electrical equipment experience
- Leading in service and rehabilitation
- More than 100 Compact hydro units per year