Untitled Document

U.S. awards contract for modification of 38-MW Glendo dam and hydro project

The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation has awarded Montana-based Johnson Wilson Constructors Inc. a $16.7 million contract to modify 38-MW Glendo dam and hydropower project in Wyoming.

Work is to include a temporary bypass roadway on the dam, cast-in-place concrete for various features, shotcrete, roller-compacted concrete, excavation of existing dam and dike embankments, excavation for auxiliary spillway, construction of raised dam and dike embankments, excavation and construction of embankments for Glendo Park road relocation, road relocation construction and road reconstruction on the top of the dam.

Recently, the Bureau of Reclamation awarded Crane America Services Inc. a $1.5 million contract for control upgrade and modernization of bridge and gantry cranes at the 198.72-MW Folsom Dam hydro project on California's American River.

Reclamation seeks replacement or refurbishment of components of a 275-ton-capacity bridge crane and a 140-ton-capacity gantry crane.

For more hydropower news and information, click here

Related Articles

U.S. seeks governor replacement at up to four hydro projects

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids to replace governor and control systems at up to...

16 states join to oppose EPA's Clean Power Plan

A letter signed by 16 states opposes the Environmental Protection Agency's recently unveiled...
OWA awards

Ontario Waterpower Association calls for award nominations

The Ontario Waterpower Association is calling for nominations for a variety of awards it wil...

USDA seeks dam safety training for NRCS, state dam safety officials

The U.S. Department of Agriculture seeks bids to conduct dam safety training for USDA's Natu...

Recent Comments




Hydro Slideshows

more slideshows >>  

Hydro Whitepapers

Industry News

Editor's Picks

07/01/2015
Volume 34, Issue 6
07/01/2015
Volume 23, Issue 4

Buyers Guide Products