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Milestones and Events

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2006
  • Rennasonic is started to provide domestic and international clients measurement systems, optimization systems and engineering services including installation, performance tests and evaluations for the hydro market segment with a highly skilled professional team working together, using common sense and practical experience
  • IGHEM conference held to discuss various topics pertaining to Turbine Efficiency Measurement.  The next conference is scheduled to be held in Florence Italy 2008. http://www.ighem.org/IGHEM2006/home.html
  • Rennasonic Announces the HydroAssistant. See: http://www.rennasonic.com/product2.htm for details.
  • First sale of HydroAssistant. Current Customers include S.M.U.D. & U.S.B.R.
2007 
  • Index Testing at Waneta. PHOTOS
  • First Year Anniversary - Thanks to all for a successful start!
  • Second sale of HydroAssistant. More heuristics added to increase optimization potential.
  • Worked in Taiwan Kusosheng NPP
  • More updates added to HydroAssistant
  • Further Performance Testing
  • Testing performed at Alden Research Laboratory, Holden Mass
  • WaterPower Nashville TN
  • Further testing at Alden Lab
  • A little local PR(Cape Business Article)
  • Trip to Granada Spain. HYDRO 2007 Conference "New Approaches For A New Era"    PHOTOS
  •  Visit to Alyeska Pipeline to investigate flow meter fouling problem. PHOTOS

2008

  • Alden Research Lab work several projects too many to mention.
  • Worked at Kushing NPP in Taiwan
  • Power measurement tests at local hydro power projects in support of index tests.
  • Alden Research Lab work several projects again.
  • Visit to Alyeska Pipeline to investigate further work on fouling problem

2009
  • Alden Research Lab work several Nuclear projects again.
  • Visit to Alyeska Pipeline to investigate further work on fouling problem.
  • Alden Research Lab work several projects again
  • Testing at Comerford using flow meter 
2010
  • Index testing for Ingendesa Chile at Rappel PP 
  • More work at Comerford Station
  • Worked with Central Arizona Project on Flow meter related issues 
  • Testing at Alden Research Labs on several Nuclear Projects
  • Work with DTA on Ludington Pump Storage Plant in Michigan
  • Worked with SNC Lavalin for Karrebbe HPP for PT Inco
2011
  • Test of the first Prototype at Comerford HPP
  • Pressure Pulsation testing at Comerford Prototype
  • Production Tax Credit analysis for TransCanada at Comerford 
  • Worked in Africa with Zambezi River Authority installing flow monitoring equipment and calibrating this with Alden Research Labs.
  • Turbine performance Testing at Karrebbe HPP for SNC and Andritz Hydro
  • Economic Benefits Analysis for School Street Power Station
2012
  • More Testing at Comerford for another new unit
  • Testing for New York Power Authority at Lewiston Pump Storage Plant in Niagara Falls NY using 18 path flow meter
  • Finish up Testing for SNC Indonesia PT Inco 
  • More Analysis at School Street Hydro for Economics of turbine replacement or addition of a fish friendly turbine by ARL
  • More  Nuclear Testing at ARL
2013
  • Testing in Spain at San Esteban II using 18 path flow meter
  • More Testing at Comerford for the final new unit
  • Baseline Testing at Ludington Pump Station
  • Baseline Testing at Lewiston Pump Storage Plant  using 18 path acoustic flow meter.
  • More economic analysis at Crescent Power Plant owned and operated by NYPA.
2014
  •  Testing  at Lewiston Pump Storage Plant on new prototype with 18 path flow meter.  Results good and customer met performance guarantee.
  • More economic analysis at School Street Power Plant  owned by Brookfield Power
  • Pressure Pulsation testing at Brookfield Power Plant  - owned and operated by TransCanada
  • Turbine Performance Tests at Snoqualmie Falls  owed by Puget Sound Energy
  • Awarded Job for hydraulic performance testing of Panama Canal
2015
  • Designing and Building test equipment package for third set of locks on Panama Canal. 
  • More economic analysis at Crescent Power For EPRI/ALDEN/ NYPA
  • More Nuclear Business on South Texas Project
  • Index Tests on a Bulb Turbine for Voith at Badger
2016
  • Designing and Building additional  test equipment package for third set of locks on Panama Canal.  Added a second an analog I/O unit to accept 32 analog inputs for a total input of 104 analog inputs
  • Worked on Commissioning, troubleshooting and supporting the Performance team on the third set of Locks for Panama Canal.




















































































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