Michigamme Falls

Owner: We Energies
Location: Michigan, USA
Size: 2.08 m
Power: 5.8 MW
Net Head: 18.8m

Scope of Work:

  • Kaplan conversion and turbine rehabilitation
  • FERC mandated minimum flow requirements met without loss of generation
  • Improved operating range without extensive civil modifications
  • Existing generator refurbished and reused
  • New blade control system integrated with existing governor
  • Ten months from order to start-up of converted unit