The order includes the supply of three generators for Beyhan-1 hydro power plant in eastern Turkey, each with an output of 235MVA, an outer diameter of 13.5m, and 7.9m of height.

Located on the Murat River, Beyhan-1 is the first within a scheme of four new hydro plants in Elazig Province.

Voith also provides the excitation and monitoring systems necessary for the operation of the respective generators.

Beyhan-1 is scheduled for commissioning in January 2015 and will assure reliable and green energy supply for around 400,000 households in the Elazig region.