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Engineering

Hydropower

Based on our long-term experience with hydraulic steel structures and penstocks customers will be supported by Bilfinger VAM with professional engineering works. We use our internal know-how in fabricating and installation based on our own workshop and erection department. Therefore we can provide the best solution for you.

Components for hydraulic steel structures 

  • Stop logs
  • Roller gates
  • Sliding gates
  • Horizontal rolling gates
  • Mitre gates
  • Radial gates
  • Flap gates
  • Trash racks
  • Steel linings
  • Refurbishment / Revitalization / Review of existing constructions

  

Components for penstocks 

 

  • Embedded penstocks
  • Exposed penstocks supported by saddles
  • Buried penstocks
  • Vertical shaft linings
  • Cast iron conduits
  • Bifurcations and distribution pipes
  • Transition pieces
  • Steel linings
  • Dismantling pipes
  • Expansion pieces
  • Watertight doors
  • Manholes
  • Special parts
  • Pressure relief valves
  • Valves (butterfly valves, spherical valves, etc.)
  • Refurbishment / revitalization / review of existing constructions

 

 

Range of services  

  • Customer support in the pre-project phase
  • Detail engineering for production and assembly
  • Planning of pressure tests
  • Bill of materials
  • Inspection and Test Plan (ITP)
  • Project Management
  • Scheduling
  • Static calculation by analytical methods and FEM
  • Proof of structure / Service life calculation
  • Flow analysis (CFD)
  • Thermal calculations
  • Strain measurement incl. stress analysis and detection
  • Risk assessment and hazard analysis
  • Declaration of conformity for CE marking
  • Preparation of operating and maintenance manuals
  • Surveying of existing facilities (wall thickness, form deviation and non–destructive testing) and structural Analysis
  • Welding technology, welding process and quality assurance
  • Planning of entire facilities incl. hydraulic systems, electrical systems and construction Services
  • Operator training
  • Commissioning
  • Documentation

 

Software Tools

  • ANSYS – Ansys Mechanical, CFD
  • Autodesk - AutoCad
  • Dassault Systemes – Solidworks
  • Dlubal - R-Stab
  • IBM – Probad
  • Microsoft – MS Office
  • PTC – Creo
  • PTC – Mathcad
  • rmDATA
  • SAP
  • Sigma – Rohr2
  • SSE - WinShell (AD2000)

 

Roland Eder

Roland Eder

Head of the business division
Engineering

Phone: +43 (0)7242 406-249
Fax: +43 (0)7242 406-7249