Karsten Moholt AS’ focus on hydropower industry gives results and double contract signing

December 9th Karsten Moholt AS signed an agreement with Weir American Hydro, supplier of turbine solutions and products for hydropower industry. In addition; December 8th Karsten Moholt AS also signed a frame agreement with Hardanger Energi AS, to performed yearly state control of the company’s powerhouses.

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Steffen Bie Paulsen,  Karsten Moholt AS and Bill McCormick , Weir American Hydro

December 9th Karsten Moholt AS signed an agreement with Weir American Hydro, which delivers turbine solutions and products for hydropower industry.

Weir American Hydro is an international company headquartered in the United States with more than 200 offices world wide. Weir has developed solutions that allow extracting up to 60% more power on the basis of existing waterway in rock and concrete, without changing existing structure.
 
Karsten Moholt AS will be an agent for Weir American Hydro in Norway. This agreement will provide a local presence for Weir and give them access to Karsten Moholt AS’ modern workshops on Askøy, and more than 200 highly qualified specialists. Weir’s products fit well into the product- and service portfolio Karsten Moholt AS already provide for the hydropower industry.

In addition; December 8th this year Karsten Moholt AS also signed a frame agreement with Hardanger Energy, to performed yearly state control of the company’s powerhouses.

  • It is unpredictable times in the Norwegian offshore industry these days, and it is therefore very gratifying that we strengthen our position in the hydropower industry. This is part of Karsten Moholt AS' strategic focus, Steffen Bie Paulsen, Sales Director in Karsten Moholt AS says.
     

Hardanger Energi AS is a municipal owned corporation; and is a production and distribution company with nearly 40 employees. The company has an annual turnover around 140 GWh. The company is licensed in all these municipalities in addition to Granvin Herad.

  • We have focused on increasing expertise and expand our product portfolio to hydropower industry and look forward to a good cooperation with Hardanger Energi AS,  Steffen Bie Paulsen says.

This agreement will ensure continuous operation and reduced maintenance costs for Hardanger Energi AS.
 

  • Hardanger Energi AS has great belief that this cooperation will help us to operate facilities in the best of ways, Magne Alpen, Production Manager in Hardanger Energi AS says.
     

For questions contact: Steffen Bie Paulsen, Sales Director, Karsten Moholt AS, Tel: +47 994 04 049