Beeton Hydroelectric Development

Beeton Hydroelectric Development

GRAND FALLS, NEWFOUNDLAND & LABRADOR

CLIENT:EXPLOITS RIVER HYDRO PARTNERSHIP
CONSULTANT:SNC-Lavalin/O'CONNELL Joint Venture
CONTRACT TYPE:DESIGN-BUILD
Project VALUE:$22,000,000
Project SIZE:13,100 CU. YD.
DURATION:16 MONTHS
Beeton Hydroelectric Development

The Beeton hydroelectric development included excavation, primary and secondary concrete pouring, supply and installation of the draft tube, draft tube gates, stay ring, cone, spiral case, power house structure, overhead crane, and the coordination of 20 subcontractors.

Throughout the course of the project, over 13,100 cubic yards of concrete was poured,760 tons of reinforcing steel placed and 28,800 cubic yards of controlled blasting carried out. Due to early completion, commercial power generation was able to begin two months ahead of schedule.

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