Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL), the country’s largest power equipment manufacturer, today announced it has commissioned five pumping units of Kaleshwaram lift irrigation scheme (LIS) package 8 in Telangana. The pump for each unit is designed to lift 89.14 cubic metres per second of water by 120.98 metres.
BHEL’s work in the project comprises electrical and mechanical works and supervision of erection and commissioning of seven sets of vertical pump-motor sets along with associated auxiliaries.
The equipment has been supplied from BHEL’s manufacturing units at Bhopal, Rudrapur, Bengaluru and Jhansi, while the supervision of erection and commissioning at the site was carried out by the company’s Power Sector Southern Region division, Chennai.
In Telangana, BHEL has so far commissioned 35 pump-motor sets of various ratings cumulatively aggregating to 1,796 MW. Read More