Energy, hydroelectric power

Precise control of large plants

Hydroelectric power is indispensable among renewable energies these days and still harbours plenty of untapped potential. Mastering the immense forces of the water requires reliable closed-loop systems that work with the utmost precision.

Balluff supports and protects advanced turbine and control concepts with high-precision solutions comprising sensors and position measurement systems.

Application examples

Control guide blades in Kaplan turbines
Control guide vanes in Kaplan turbines
Control Pelton turbines
Monitor dams
Monitor rakes