Gracon Awarded Diablo Unit 32 Runner Cavitation Repair

Gracon Awarded Diablo Unit 32 Runner Cavitation Repair

Gracon Awarded Diablo Unit 32 Runner Cavitation Repair

Gracon was recently awarded a contract to repair cavitation damage on Diablo Powerhouse’s Hydro-Generator #32 turbine runner. During a narrow window of time, Gracon will partner with Cutting Edge Onsite Machining to safely remove the cavitation damage and reweld new filler material in place on the 146” diameter runner. Work is expected to begin immediately and complete the end of 2018.