Hydropower and Other Power Generation

WRE has special expertise in the hydraulic aspects of hydropower. The firm also has expertise in the design of water cooling systems for fossil-fueled and nuclear power generation facilities. WRE can assist clients with:

  • Hydraulic design of head and tailrace channels
  • Surge and waterhammer analysis
  • Turbine selection
  • Design of energy dissipation structures
  • Hydraulic efficiency modeling
  • Design of re-circulating water systems