425 MVA transformer delivered to Toktogul HPP

Kyrgyzstan: A 425 MVA power transformer weighing 260 tons has been delivered to the Toktogul hydro power plant as part of the rehabilitation project of the energy sector.

“This is the single case in the history of Kyrgyzstan when a cargo this heavy (320 tons taking into account the weight of heavy duty machine) was transported through three mountain passes (Omok, Ala-Bel, and Kok-Bel),” the statement said, reports AKIpress.

The transformer was manufactured in China.

Installation works are under way and the commissioning is set for December 2017.

Source: AKIpress