Manufacturing at ANDRITZ Hydro in Morelia

ANDRITZ Hydro uses manufacturing standards of the highest level to fulfill customer requirements in terms of quality, costs, and time.

This can be achieved by  by covering various process steps in the value chain (planning, key component manufacturing, in-house assembly, shipping, site erection, service support).

ANDRITZ Hydro’s scope of products is therewith divided into mechanical and electrical which include, Francis, Pelton and Kaplan turbines, spherical and butterfly valves, generators, turbine governors, excitation systems, control, protection and SCADA systems – up to services such as site installation, commissioning, and training with special focus on small services and all spare parts.

ANDRITZ Hydro Mexico is part of the ANDRITZ Hydro Group, one of the leading global suppliers of electro-mechanical equipment and services for hydropower plants. For more than 30 years ANDRITZ Hydro in Mexico has been a market leader for integral solutions, products and services for hydropower plants in Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean.

Engineering and manufacturing tools and competences of ANDRITZ Hydro for Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean

  • Manufacturing center for Francis and Pelton runners, butterfly and spherical valves
  • Welding repair on service rehab parts
  • Construction of large steel components with complex mechanical processing
  • Processing and grinding of hydraulic outlines
  • Quality inspection and appraisal of complex parts
  • Assembly, function testing, and commissioning
  • CAD/CAM design
  • Design software
    • ANSIS
    • NX10
    • AutoCAD
    • Inventor
    • Eplan 8
  • Specialized measurement equipment
    • Laser Tracker
    • Faro Arm
    • Hipot
    • Magger

Manufacturing of hydro turbines and runners in Morelia

Main products (Mechanical and electrical)


  • Small services (spare parts, erection, commissioning, and support services)


  • Francis, Pelton and Kaplan runners
  • Spherical and butterfly valves
  • Large turbine- and generator components
  • Mechanical Power Systems (MPS)


  • Turbine governors
  • Excitation systems
  • Control and protection systems
  • SCADA systems
  • Electrical Power Systems (EPS)

Manufacturing of runners

  • All welding procedures
  • Welding machine (up to a diameter of 8 m, 250 tons)
  • Heat treatment
  • Non-destructive material tests (PT, MT, UT, and RT)
  • Mobile heat treatment for workpieces up to 90 tons

Manufacturing of components

  • Turning and milling on large machine tools
  • CNC rotating table (up to 12 m diameter, 4.5 m height and 200 tons max.)
  • CNC boring machine (up to 10x4.5 m and 65 tons max.)


  • Assembly, static balancing, and commissioning of large parts up to 90 tons max.


  • ISO 9000
  • OSHAS 18000
  • ISO 383412
  • ISO 14000
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Av. Ciudad Industrial No. 977, Col. Ciudad Industrial
58200 Morelia, Michoacán
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