Articles From July 2009

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System Commissioning

Posted in Projects on Thursday 23rd July 2009 at 7:38pm

After six and a half weeks on site, WRE has commissioned a new hydro scheme in South Somerset.  Further information will follow when all landscaping and finishing works are completed.

Turbine Arrival

Posted in Projects on Monday 6th July 2009 at 12:31am

Installation of the Ritz-Atro screw turbine in south Somerset has achieved a significant milestone with the installation of the mechanical equipment.  With the help of a 200 tonne capacity crane (to overcome the long distance from crane access to site), the machine slotted in easily.  The installation is on course to be ready for commissioning after eight working weeks from the first excavation, weather permitting!

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