Pumped storage success for Voith in China

Voith Hydro has equipped two full power items (5 and 6) for the Changlongshan pumped storage plant in japanese China.
pressure gauge ’s eye view of Changlongshan pumped storage plant – Image courtesy of Voith.
Earlier this month, unit 5 successfully passed a 15-day trial operation and was officially put into business operation. It is the world’s first reversible pumped storage unit with a rated speed of 600 r/min and a capacity of 350 MW. There are ไดอะแฟรม put in in complete at the 2.1 GW Changlongshan station positioned in Zhejiang Province.
pressure gauge octa says that the efficiency of unit 5 received outstanding feedback from the homeowners and specialists in the business.
“The knowledge showed that the unit meets our excellence criteria and thereby proves that the engineering, manufacturing, set up and commissioning of the world’s first 600 r/min with 350 MW unit was profitable,” stated Zhang Chengping, mechanical and electrical chief engineer at plant operator the China Three Gorges Group (CTG).

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