YPF allocated to Techint E&C the development of the Detailed Engineering of this project which will be located in southern Argentina. The company had already carried out the Conceptual and Basic Engineering.
On April 25, 2016, YPF corporation awarded Techint E&C the execution of the Detailed Engineering phase of the Manantiales Behr Wind Farm, which is located in the province of Chubut, Argentina.
The Farm will have a capacity of 50MW –which could be expanded to 100MW–, that will enable the client to cover the electric power supply needs at its oilfields in the province of Chubut. The undertaking foresees the setting up of 20 aerogenerators, one substation, a 35kV line, a 132kV high-voltage line (with a length of 20 km), a maneuvering yard to transform the voltage and the interconnection with the Argentine interconnection system SADI.
Techint E&C performed the Conceptual and Basic engineering for this same project between September 2015 and April 2016.