Porma and Ferreras hydroelectric power stations (Juan Benet reservoir, León, Spain). The Juan Benet dam, named after [+]
The hydroelectric power plants developed by SENER combine its experience in industrial power generation plants with its extensive experience in constructing dams, reservoirs, and canal systems.
Its multidisciplinary team of specialists offers comprehensive management for a plant with these features, from the design to turnkey construction, start-up, and commercial operation.
SENER carries out all kinds of work related to hydroelectric power generation:
- basin feasibility studies;
- hydroelectric project feasibility studies;
- conceptual, basic, and detailed engineering;
- engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) projects and EPC management (EPCM);
- technical assistance for hardware tests;
- testing, commissioning, and start-up.
The main references of SENER in this area include the hydroelectric plants in Spain at Manzanares el Real, Porma and Ferrera, Pedrezuela and Valmayor, sites where it has executed construction projects and, in some cases, project management as well.
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The President of SENER, Jorge Sendagorta, has been awarded the Honorary Member's medal, which is granted by the Spanish Institute of Engineering (Instituto de Ingeniería de España, IIE). This institution decided to give the distinction to Jorge Sendagorta after he was nominated by the Spanish Association of Naval and Ocean Engineers, in recognition of his professional career. According to the institution: “It's a prize to the engineer, but undoubtedly also to the engineering carried out at SENER, which is spearheading Spanish engineering around the world and in the most innovative sectors."... [+]