Brudnice SHPP

Wkra river

General renovation of an old hydroelectric power plant

Brudnice SHPP

General renovation of an old hydroelectric power plant

Historical view

The mill in Brudnice was built in 1873. The historic turbine comes from 1907. The mill probably belonged to the neighboring manor complex since the 15th century. So it happens that the first mill located around the same area is also mentioned approximately at that period.


Diameter 1480 mm
Head of 2.64 m
Power 110 kW

Technologies used

  • SCADA IT system

Cooperation with the client included comprehensive implementation of the project consisting of renovation of a small hydropower plant (SHPP) on Wkra river.

Business Development Director
Scope of work

Consulting and design

Optimization of the power plant design

Post-completion documentation

Execution of construction works as a general contractor

Delivery of a complete hydroset equipped with a vertical Kaplan turbine

Carrying out works to construct electrical installation and power plant’s control and automation systems based on a PLC controller and equipped with a HMI input panel

Implementation of the SCADA IT system allowing for real-time monitoring of the power plant operating parameters

Inlet grate

Weir’s flushing outlet rotary gate, its bearing nodes equipped with water-lubricated bearings

Service gate equipped with a de-icing heating system

 Drive and control systems of the gates