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Alstom will launch Hydro Service training Center at Taubaté Unit

03/04/2014

Alstom launched on April 16th, at Taubaté unit, state of São Paulo, the Hydro Training Center LAM, first training center totally dedicated to customers and partners, focused on services for hydro plants. This initiative is aimed at promoting qualification for professionals in the power generation market, as well as to strengthen Alstom’s relationship with customers and partners.

Training sessions will have the content defined by Alstom or can be customized according to the needs of the participant. Already scheduled for May 2014, will be offered the first training in Hydro Training Center LAM, a room that will count on modern audio and video infrastructure, with capacity for up to 25 people. The expectation is that up to 100 people will be trained every month. 

Alstom is global leader in power generation, with a portfolio of products that comprises all types of fuels. From fossils to biomass, nuclear and renewable, 25% of the world’s power production capacity depend on the company’s technology or products.

Since 2013, Alstom started to focus its activities also on services for hydro plants, creating a dedicated structure of personnel, processes and portfolio, to meet the high level requirements of this market. “With this, Alstom adds to its already known high quality in the execution of projects and supply of equipment for new plants, the agility and speed necessary to operate in the service market”, said Cornelis Poel, Project Manager Hydro Service.