Hydro Project Service Peters Ltd


PO BOX 102436 - 00101, NAIROBI

Masai Loddge Road - Ongata Rongai

Phone: +254(0) 726226727


The key Engineers of Hydro PSP have been able to work on the following projects both in Africa and Europe

Projects in Africa

Name & Location Capacity Major Works Period
Kianthumbi Mini Hydro Power Plant
Kianthumbi 6km From Meru Town- Towards Katheri on River Kathita
Q-1.2m3 /S
H- 42.5M
Turbine- Twin Francis Turbines
  • Site Identification
  • Land Purchase and Access
  • Feasibility Study
  • Power plant design
  • Project Licencing and Approvals in Kenya
  • Power Purchase Agreement (PPA)Negotiation and approval
  • Construction Works- Access rail, Civil Works- Dam Channel, Penstock, Turbine House
  • Equipment Shipping and logistics.
  • Electromechanical installation- Turbines, Electrical Panels and control.
  • HV Powerline construction.
  • Commissioning
From 2015- Ongoing

Stage: Ongoing

Kianthumbi mini hydro power project is a development of by Hydro Project Service Peters Ltd (Hydro PSP) on a construct own and operate (COO) basis in Kenya.

Located at Kianthumbi in Kirima Kianthi sublocation, Abothuguchi location Katheri East Division, Imenti Central sub-county, Meru County, along River Kathita; the project once complete will generate 650kW which will be supplied to the National Grid.

Hydro PSP entered into a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Kenya Power in February 2018 and is currently undertaking construction at site. The projected commercial Operation Date is Dec 2019.

Hydro PSP is doubles up as the developer and contractor of the project and has adequate in-house capacity to deliver the whole scope of the project. In this regard, we are a registered contractor with the National Construction Authority (NCA) in Kenya for; Building Works, Mechanical Works, Electrical works and Water Works.

Nairobi Diguna-Mbagathi Hydro Plant
Kenya Nairobi Towards Rongai
P- 12Kw
Q- 120Lts/sec
Turbine: Francis Bell
  • Installation of the Francis bell turbine.
  • Concrete works.
Dec. 2011 - Feb. 2012

GombeMatadi Hydro Plant
Congo, Bascongo
P- 40kw
Turbine: cross flow
  • Repairing the dam.
  • Construction of the channel.
  • Installation of High voltage overhead transmission lines(2.8km)
  • Commissioning of the power station.
Aug. 2011 - Nov. 2011

Karawa-Zulu Falls Hydro plant
Congo, Equateur
P- 232kw
Q- 4000 Lts/Sec
H- 7.4m
Turbine: Ossberger
cross flow
  • General overhaul of the turbine.
  • Repairing the dam
  • Repairing of high voltage underground transmission line.
  • Commissioning of the power station.
Mar. 2011 - June 2011

Congo, Ituri
P- 320kw
Q- 500Lts/sec
H- 96m
Turbine: Pelton
  • Construction of the turbine house.
  • Repairing the penstock.
  • Installation of the turbine
  • Installation of overhead transmission line.
  • Commissioning of the power station.
Jan. 2008 - Jan. 2009

DGUNA Ngechek Hydro Pant
In Kenya, 35km west of Eldoret
Q- 500Lts/sec
H- 33m
Turbine: Francis Bell
  • Construction of the dam
  • Construction of the turbine house.
  • Installation of the penstock- 273.
  • Installation of the turbine
  • Installation of overhead transmission line.
  • Commissioning of the power station.
Jan. 2005 - June 2007


Projects in Europe

Name Location Power capacity Partnerships Period
Brebieres Brebieres, France 200kw Bernd Knorr June 2013- Aug. 2013
Duemmlinghausen Germany 30kw Anton Wiedenmann Feb. 2013 - May 2013
Aggertalspere Turbine 2 Gummersbach Germany 25kw Anton Wiedenmann Jan. 2012 - Jan. 2013
Aggertalspere Turbine 1 Gummersbach Germany 90kw Anton Wiedenmann Jan. 2010 - July 2010
St Genix St. Genix France 380kw Anton Wiedenmann Mar. 2009 - Dec. 2009