Pöyry has received consulting assignment from Hydro Power Lower Se San 2 for the Lower Se San 2 (LSS2) hydropower plant construction project in the Kingdom of Cambodia.

The assignment will include independent engineer services comprising construction monitoring and inspection during the entire construction period.

Scheduled to be completed by the end of 2018, the 400MW LSS2 hydropower plant will have a mean annual energy output of 1.97 billion kWh.

Being developed by Hydro Power Lower Se San 2 Co, the project is located on the main stream of the Se San River in Se San District in Stueng Traeng province.

Pöyry Hydropower and Renewable Energy vice president Didier Mallieu said: "This assignment further strengthens Pöyry’s position as one of the world’s leading hydropower engineering consultancies. Through our comprehensive expertise and references, we provide our clients with the exact services they need and complete investment projects on time.