Ugandan hydro project receives first of six transformers

Uganda: The Karuma hydro-power project which is under construction in Kiryandongo District in Uganda should be completed in December as per the contract deadline.

Recently the project hit an important milestone with the first of the six 400 kV power transformers supplied by a Chinese transformer manufacturer arriving at the site and installed, reports Daily Monitor.

Together with the other five units to be delivered, the transformers will be housed in an underground main transformer cavern located above the underground power house.

Source: Daily Monitor