Country: South Africa     Reference: –     Client: Private Sector     Start: 01/13     End: 08/13

EQO, through its OCA Group’s member OCA RBI, provided technical assistance quality control and inspection services in benefit of Abengoa Solar, in charge of the construction of the concentrated solar power plants KaXu and Khi in South Africa. The KaXu project consists of a 100 MW parabolic trough CSP plant, while the Khi is a 50 MW steam receiver power tower.

The services included: Quality Assurance and Non Destructive Testing, Standardization of welders, Inspection using penetrating liquids, Application of New Techniques (Inspection by Ultrasonic Phased Array System), and Capacity Building and training on inspection and conformity assessment to staff in charge of carrying out audits.