Roe Valley – Hydro Electric Power Restoration Scheme, Limavady

This project involved the installation of a hydroelectric turbine unit within the existing powerhouse.

Contract Value
8 Months
Project Duration

NI Environment Agency

The Project

Works on this project involved:

  • Construction of a new intake structure and inlet works at the entrance to the millrace
  • Localised repairs to the existing Millrace
  • Laying of a Penstock from the Millrace to the turbine house intake tunnel
  • Working within the existing underground tunnel and turbine chamber
  • Alteration works to the existing tailrace including the manufacture and fixing in position of screens
  • Modifications within the powerhouse.

Services & Expertise

This project built on Farrans experience in the renewables sector, demonstrating the capabilities to adapt existing infrastructure to meet the needs of the future.