Bricola catchment: repair of La Maya channelDuring the night of 3 October 2020, very bad weather with heavy rainfall caused damage to the La Maya channel, which holds the intake pipes for the Bricola secondary intakes in the Dent Blanche sector. Urgent work was therefore needed before the winter.
ED –Belvédère: mechanical maintenanceEDF’s Unité de Production Méditerranée [Mediterranean generation unit] engaged us to carry out mechanical maintenance works in the Belvédère plant (Alpes Maritimes), which is owned by EDF.
HYDRO Exploitation has acquired a unique and proven experience in power generation facilities. Our extensive service portfolio puts us in a position to cover all areas of power generation, from consultancy to overhaul services.
Who are we ?
Based in Sion, HYDRO Exploitation SA was founded in June 2002 by Grande Dixence SA, EOS Holding SA and FMV SA - joined by Romande Energie Holding SA and Les Forces Motrices de la Gougra SA for the operation and maintenance of hydroelectric facilities.
The company employs 400 people from the Haut-Valais to the Jura Vaudois. Together, they operate 46 hydroelectric facilities that produce more than 16% of Switzerland's hydroelectric energy.