Quitaracsa Hydroelectric Power Plant (112 MW)

General Information

Client Engie
Location Ancash, Peru
Date 2010 – 2015


  • Civil works, earthworks, and access to the project.
  • 02 Pelton turbines, 450,000 m3 dam on the Quitaracsa River with a conduction tunnel of approximately 5 km and a gross fall of 862 m.
  • Intake (40m x 25m).
  • Desander (90 m in length, 9.30 m x 15 m)

Project data

62K m2
of formwork
190K m3
of concrete
610K m3
of excavations
29mil m3
backfilling and grouting
Reinforcing steel