, Volume 46, Issue 4, pp 303-304

Type RN-2É floating river pump station at the Ufa téts-2 heating and electric power plant

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The problem of low water levels in the Ufa River, which is the source of the process water for the Ufa TÉTs-2 (heating and electric power plant), is described. In dry years there has been a shortage of cooling water, with which the shore pumping station was unable to cope, and a type RN-2É floating river pump station has been brought in to help. The operating principle of this pumping station, which provides a reliable water supply to the Ufa plant, is examined.

Translated from Élektricheskie Stantsii, No. 6, June 2012, pp. 63 – 64.