Plan of repair works at the Nizhne-Bureiskaya hydroelectric power station can be in September

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye in fotobanka-Bureyskaya HPP. Archival photoPlan of repair works at the Nizhne-Bureiskaya hydroelectric power station can be in September© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye the image Bank

Schedule repair work at the Nizhne-Bureiskaya HPP in the Amur region, where on Thursday there is damage to the shutter and the flooding of the NPP site, expect to be September 4, reports the Amur centre of civil protection and fire safety (CD and PB).

«On 28 August (station — ed) arrived the Commission of JSC «RusHydro» started to work. On August 29, the planned arrival of the chief engineer of JSC «RusHydro». 4 September, is scheduled the preparation and approval of plan-schedule repair works», — is spoken in the message.

It also specifies that after reaching upstream 127 meters «it plans to install a flat paddle, for inspection of bolt number 1 (damaged — ed) and determine the volume of repair and reconstruction works».

According to the Amur centre of CD and PB on Monday continued discharge of water Nizhne-Bureiskaya hydroelectric power station in the downstream volume 2067 cubic meters per second, is three times lower than is permitted and safe to human settlements downstream.

«When such a trigger to the entrance at around 127 meters will take about 10 days. Roughly to 4 September,» — said the center.

According Nizhnebureyskaya HPP, on Thursday at 14.24 GMT during normal maneuvering in flight No. 1 of spillway dam of Nizhne-Bureyskaya HPP has been damage to the shutter and the flooding of the NPP platform. There were no injuries, the equipment of the turbine hall HPP received no damage.

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