Hydro Power

Pumped Storage, Hydroelectric Power Station, Penstock Inspection

RAI has the ability to assist owners and operators of Hydroelectric Power dams and Pumped Storage Schemes in the following areas:

Inspection & Maintenance

  • Structural inspection of dams.
  • Structural inspection of gates.
  • Structural inspection (including NDT) of turbine housing, steel and concrete lined penstocks.
  • Inspection of hydraulics utilizing various NDT methods and Visual inspection.
  • Penstock and Surge Tank Inspection and Access.

RAI is then able to assist in the maintenance or replacement of components, this will include heavy lifting and rigging utilizing rope access.

We can safely assist non-rope access personnel to work at height using safety systems and full body harnesses.

Surge Tank, Pumped Storage Scheme

Surge Tank Inspection