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Chesterton introduces new split seal with hydropower project applications

04/07/2014

The A.W. Chesterton Company has introduced a new product designed to combine "superior seal performance" with the ease of installation of a cartridge split seal.

U.S. seeks firms to replace relays, switchgear at 21.5-MW St. Marys Falls hydro project

04/04/2014

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks information on firms able to replace protective relays and switchgear/motor control assemblies at the 21.5-MW St. Marys Falls hydro project on the St. Marys River at Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.

Solomon Islands seeks design support, supervision of 750-kW Fiu River hydro project

04/03/2014

The government of the Solomon Islands invites expressions of interest from consultants to provide design support and construction supervision for the 750-kW Fiu River hydroelectric project.

Corps awards contract for Chief Joseph Dam inclinometers

04/02/2014

Holt Services Inc. has won a US$74,825 contract from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to perform drilling to replace inclinometers monitoring what the agency called a "massive landslide" on the left bank at Chief Joseph Dam.

NHA adds DOE Secretary Moniz, FERC Commissioner Clark to annual conference lineup

04/02/2014

The National Hydropower Association is pleased to announce Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz and Federal Energy Regulatory Commissioner Tony Clark as speakers at the upcoming NHA Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.

Carnegie claims last berth at UK's Wave Hub marine energy test site

04/01/2014

Technology developer Carnegie Wave Energy has secured the last berth at the South West Marine Energy Park's Wave Hub demonstration site.

Italy utility seeks maintenance, parts for 136 hydroelectric projects

04/01/2014

Italian renewable energy operator Enel Green Power S.p.A. seeks bids to provide mechanical maintenance and spare parts for about 136 hydroelectric projects in four Italian regions.

Marine Current Turbines, Bluewater Energy to develop 2 MW tidal turbine for Bay of Fundy

04/01/2014

Siemens AG subsidiary Marine Current Turbines Ltd. and Bluewater Energy Services B.V. have agreed to develop a 2 MW tidal turbine that will be installed in Canada's Bay of Fundy.

HRF, NHA seek input from hydro industry members

04/01/2014

The Hydro Research Foundation and the National Hydropower Association are collaborating on a research and development survey of hydroelectric power industry members.

Corps Cold Regions lab seeks bids to provide support services

04/01/2014

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids to provide a broad range of support services to its Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory.

Nova Scotia selects marine power developers for Bay of Fundy project

03/28/2014

The Nova Scotia Department of Energy has selected a pair of marine and hydrokinetic technology developers to deploy arrays in the Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy (FORCE) test site.

Bosnia pre-qualifies firms to build 20-MW Vranduk hydropower project

03/28/2014

Utility Elektroprivreda of Bosnia and Herzegovina invites applications for pre-qualification to construct the 20-MW Vranduk hydroelectric project in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Parker Hannifin offers vibration sensor for hydropower project equipment monitoring

03/28/2014

Technologies manufacturer Parker Hannifin has introduced a wireless vibration sensor as part of a conditioning monitoring system that could have applications for hydropower project owners and operators.

German utility seeks to upgrade pump-turbines, equipment at 1,050-MW Markersbach pumped-storage

03/27/2014

Vattenfall Europe Generation AG seeks bids for upgrade and repair of pump-turbines and other equipment of the 1,050-MW Markersbach pumped-storage project on Germany's Mittweida River.

U.S. seeks fall protection system upgrade at 1,780-MW Dalles Dam

03/27/2014

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids to upgrade the fall protection system at 1,780-MW Dalles Dam on the Columbia River.

U.S. seeks headgate pit fall protection for 810-MW Lower Monumental Dam

03/26/2014

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids to supply headgate pit fall protection for 810-MW Lower Monumental Dam on the Snake River in Washington.

NHA seeks nominations for 2014 Henwood Award

03/26/2014

The National Hydropower Association is currently seeking nominations for the 2014 Dr. Kenneth Henwood Award.

UTSDA supports Turkish stream power feasibility study

03/26/2014

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has awarded a US$669,875 grant to Turkey's Electricity Generation Company (EUAS) to feasibility studies for a 17 MW hydrokinetic power project.

Bearings manufacturer Lignum Vitae partners with Apex Energy Technologies

03/25/2014

Lignum Vitae North America has partnered with Apex Energy Technologies to supply and support the hydroelectric power industry with water-lubricated bearings.

U.S. seeks turbine lantern rings for 2,620-MW Chief Joseph Dam

03/25/2014

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids to supply turbine packing box lantern rings for 2,620-MW Chief Joseph Dam on the Columbia River in Washington.


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