Norbert RIEDEL,
Chief Technical Officer,
Voith Hydro Holding GmbH

World Hydropower Congress  |  14-16 May 2019  |  Paris


Speaker biography

Dr. Norbert Riedel is Chief Technology Officer and a member of the board of management at Voith Hydro Holding GmbH & Co. KG since 2013. He joined Voith Hydro in 1998 and started in the R&D center Brunnenmühle in Heidenheim, Germany. Between 2003 until April 2006 Dr. Riedel was chief information officer for the implementation of an electronic platform enabling efficient engineering collaboration between all companies of Voith Hydro worldwide. In 2006 Dr. Riedel was appointed to the position of chief engineer at Voith Hydro, Inc. in York, USA. Starting in 2010 Dr. Riedel was managing director of the Voith Hydro Engineering Center with the head office in Heidenheim and locations in York, Sao Paulo and Vasteras.

Dr. Riedel graduated in air and space technology at the Technical University of Munich and completed the degree Dr. Ing. in the Institute and Laboratory of Hydraulic Machinery at the Technical University of Munich.

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