Ingula Pumped Storage Scheme

Project Description

Design and construction monitoring of a new 1,344 MW pumped storage scheme. Access roads, 50 m high CFRD upper dam, 40 m high RCC lower dam, 2 x 6.6 m dia penstocks under 450 m head, 4 x 333 MW Francis turbines, 9.0 m dia tailrace, underground power-station housed in a 150 m x 25 m main cavern and a 160 mx 15 m Transformer Hall.

 

Client:ESKOM
Location:Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa