Integrating a penstock into the landscapeLocated on a steep slope, the penstock of the Farettes (Aigle) plant was disguised with landscaping measures to reduce its visual impact. A project headed by HYDRO Exploitation.
Overhaul of the valve and alternatorCalled out to an EDF plant in the French Alps, our assembly team once again demonstrated its expertise in on-site work.
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.