San Martín, 3 MW

SAN MARTÍN Hydroelectric Plant

The Project includes a diversion dam with a sandtrap, a 5.35 km long steel pressure pipe, of which 1.45 km is 764 mm diameter, and 3.9 km is 813 mm. The powerhouse houses two Pelton units.

High pressure steel penstock, 5.4 km long

Carbon Engineering was hired by DERESA for the final design and construction drawings of the Steel penstock and anchor blocks.

Project Information

Type: Hydroelectric
Status: In operation since 2014


Installed capacity:
2.9 MW


Client: DERESA
Location: Departamento de Olancho, Honduras.

  • Address

    Oficentro Alquimia, 100 mts south from John Deere’s dealership
    La Uruca, San José, Costa Rica.
    Tel: (506) 2290 4070 | Fax: (506) 2290 7122
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