A symposium developed to provide a forum for review of rehabilitation and new hydro power activities will take place on 9 December in London, UK.

Organised by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMECHE) this one day event will address recent developments that significantly improve design, manufacture, cost leadtimes, energy efficiency and reliability.

A call for papers has been released for the event. A 150-word synopsis is invited on the following topics:

• Current projects – Description, specification, design improvements, innovation, performance of hydroelectric plant.

• Rehabilitation – Approach and scope of rehabilitation, implementation of rehabilitation, design improvements and upgrading case studies

• Power recovery – Description, specification and performance of power recovery plant.

Synopsis should be sent by 5 May 2004.

For further information about the event, contact Madeline Willis, Events Executive, Tel: +44 20 7973 1260. Alternatively, click on the web link below.

External weblinks

International Symposium – Hydropower 2004