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High quality engineering solutions for all sizes of hydro schemes around the world.
Hydropower & Water Resources
Operation Support
Water Supply & Sanitation

Tractebel is a global player in the hydropower engineering sector. Backed by extensive international expertise from Coyne et Bellier (France), Lahmeyer International (Germany) and Leme Engenharia (Brazil), Tractebel has planned, designed and managed the construction of over 1,000 hydro schemes in all continents. These include all sizes of dams and hydropower projects as well as large scale irrigation schemes, water supply, sanitation and special hydraulic structures.

Key Facts
  • Over 100 years of experience in Hydro
  • Over 700 hydro experts worldwide
  • Over €170 Million hydro turnover
  • Over 600 ongoing hydro projects in 80 countries
  • #2 largest company in the 2016 Global ENR Ranking for hydro

Our consultancy and engineering services encompass the entire life cycle of a project from conceptual or early planning studies through construction and commissioning of schemes up to operation support and rehabilitation. It includes not only traditional engineering solutions for Owners but also for Suppliers and Contractors within the framework of EPC and BOT contracts.

Areas of Expertise within Water

With more than 100 years of experience, Tractebel provides high level engineering solutions to public and private organizations for the implementation and operation of all sizes of infrastructures in the field of hydropower, water resources, water supply and sanitation.


Erkan Tekirdaglioglu
General Manager Business Line Water

Related References

Our subdomains within this domain

  • Wastewater collection
  • Micro & Small Hydropower Plants
  • Large Hydropower Plants
  • Water Transfer
  • Pumped Storage Plants
  • Dams
  • Irrigation & Sustainable River Basin Development
  • Flood Control & Flood Risk Management
  • Environmental & Social Impact Assessment and Mitigation
  • Factory Inspections & Acceptance Tests
  • Geotechnical Engineering & Underground Works
  • Hydromechanical & Electromechanical Equipment (HEM)
  • Climate change

Hydropower & Water Resources Related References

Our subdomains within this domain

  • Hydropower Plant Rehabilitation & Upgrade
  • Sustainable Sediment Engineering Management & Operation Control
  • Dam Safety Assessment, Monitoring & Surveillance
  • Emergency Preparedness Programmes
  • Operation Services & Maintenance

Operation Support Related References

Our subdomains within this domain

  • Water Transmission & Supply Networks
  • Water Pumping Stations, Treatment Plants & Water Storage Facilities
  • Municipal & Industrial Wastewater Treatment Plants

Water Supply & Sanitation Related References