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SHPP Boudry

In Switzerland small hydro power plants are subsidized with a cost-covering feed-in remuneration (KEV) and are becoming again due to the Swiss Federal Council’s “Strategy 2050”.

Description of project:

Performing Feasibility Study and Conceptual Studies with the objective of the energetic use of  a 200 year old weir,  standing on a rocky outcrop that that has probably branched before the construction of the weir the Areuse into two branches, which independently poured into Lake Neuchâtel. Based on the chosen design layout, ÅF shall perform the construction design as also the concession project during permitting process. The permitting is accompanied by the tender design as also the procurement process. All activities are according the planning typology of Swiss Engineering Standard SIA 31-53.

ÅF's services:

  • Feasibility Study
  • Conceptual Study
  • Basic Design
  • Tender Design
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Hydrology
  • Procurement
  • Construction Supervision
  • Commissioning Support

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