Manufacture

Proudly Manufactured in Australia

Tamar Hydro Pty Ltd is the largest manufacturer of hydro turbines in the Australasia/Pacific region and has built approximately 200 turbines. Tamar Hydro has extensive experience with major project work gained over 40 years specialising in the design and manufacture of hydroelectric power generation plants.

Design Capabilities:

  • In house chartered professional engineers.
  • Parametric solid modelling, FEA analysis, CFD simulation
  • CAD design & drafting.
  • PLC & SCADA programming
  • Protection engineering & testing
  • Power quality testing
  • Commissioning engineers & technicians
  • Qualified toolmakers, fitters, machinists, boilermakers (welders), electricians, instrument technicians and system integrators.

Workshop Capabilities:

  • 3, 5 & 15 tonne gantries in workshop.
  • Large storage area.
  • 400m2 office, showroom & design area.
  • 1400 m2 manufacturing workshop consisting of: Fitting, Machining, Fabrication and Electrical areas.
  • 8 lathes up to 1700mm swing, 3000mm centres, including CNC and vertical lathe (1600mm swing).
  • 3 horizontal borers up to of 15 ton weight capability.
  • Jig borer (with jig grinding capabilities).
  • Planer/mill/surface grinder (up to 2000mm lengths).
  • 3 milling machines (suitable for gear cutting & keyways).
  • Slotter (for producing internal keyways & splines.)
  • 1 surface grinder (650mm x 400mm).
  • 2 large capacity radial arm drills.

Major Equipment for Fabrication / Stainless Steel Sheet-work:

  • Rollers.
  • Guillotine.
  • Arc (AC & DC), MIG & TIG welders.
  • DLI TIG, MIG, stick including pressure pipe and vessels.

Refurbishment of existing turbines and control systems, can also be carried out to increase the overall efficiency of energy production installations.

Hydro Turbine Repair and Maintenance
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