Statkraft of Norway has contracted with voith-siemens Hydro Power Generation for the mechanical works of the new BjØlvo hydro power station.
The scope of the supply consists of two high head Pelton turbines, as well as shut-off valves and a cooling water system. The contract was signed on 21 December 2000. The start of provisional operation is scheduled for June 2003.
The project is located in the west of Norway in Hordaland, close to the city of Bergen.