Large components for the first of two Herrenknecht TBMs have arrived on site at the Snowy 2.0 hydro project in Australia, for construction by JV Future Generation, comprising Webuild (formerly Salini Impregilo), Lane Construction and Clough.How big is Snowy Hydro pumped storage project?
Snowy Hydro says it has celebrated a major milestone in the construction of its 2,000-MW Snowy 2.0 pumped storage hydro project, with commissioning under way for the first tunnel boring machine (TBM).How many power stations does Snowy Hydro have?
Snowy Hydro has been generating on-demand, reliable energy for almost 70 years. Today we have 16 power stations with more than 5,500 MW of generating capacity across New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia.Where did the TBM arrive in Snowy Mountains?
Loaded on long trailers hauled by heavy trucks from Port Kembla, the first shipments of the TBM components – the front shield, gear ring probe drill and main seal – have passed through the town of Cooma in the Snowy Mountains to arrive at Lobs Hole, where excavation of the main access tunnel is to begin.