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EANS-News: ANDRITZ to supply electro-mechanical equipment for Kutehr hydropower plant, India

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Graz - August 20, 2020. International technology group ANDRITZ has received a
contract from the Indian independent power producer JSW Energy (Kutehr) Limited,
a 100% subsidiary of JSW Energy Limited, to supply the electro-mechanical
equipment for the Kutehr hydroelectric plant (240 MW) located on the River Ravi
in the Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh state in India. The plant will
generate approximately 955 GWh of electric power, thus supplying clean and
renewable energy to around 4.6 million households.

The contract will include design, manufacturing, supply, transport, erection,
testing and commissioning of three Francis turbine generator units with a
capacity of 80 MW each, along with associated auxiliaries and ancillary
equipment. The contract will be executed by ANDRITZ's Indian subsidiary with its
state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Mandideep (near Bhopal) and Prithla
(near Faridabad).

By securing this prestigious contract, ANDRITZ has further consolidated its
position as a leading player in the hydropower market in India.

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International technology group ANDRITZ offers a broad portfolio of innovative
plants, equipment, systems and services for the pulp and paper industry, the
hydropower sector, the metals processing and forming industry, pumps, solid/
liquid separation in the municipal and industrial sectors, as well as animal
feed and biomass pelleting. The global product and service portfolio is rounded
off with plants for power generation, recycling, the production of nonwovens and
panelboard, as well as automation and digital solutions offered under the brand
name of Metris. The publicly listed group today has around 27,800 employees and
more than 280 locations in over 40 countries.

ANDRITZ Hydro is one of the globally leading suppliers of electromechanical
equipment and services for hydropower plants. With over 175 years of experience
and an installed fleet of more than 430 GW output, the business area provides
complete solutions for hydropower plants of all sizes as well as services for
plant diagnosis, refurbishment, modernization and upgrade of existing hydropower
assets. Pumps for irrigation, water supply and flood control as well as turbo
generators are also part of this business area's portfolio.

Further inquiry note:
Dr. Michael Buchbauer
Head of Corporate Communications
Tel.: +43 316 6902 2979
Fax: +43 316 6902 465

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issuer:       Andritz AG
              Stattegger Straße 18
              A-8045 Graz
phone:        +43 (0)316 6902-0
FAX:          +43 (0)316 6902-415
ISIN:         AT0000730007
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