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Stay up-to-date with PRHP project news and updates on the Site C Clean Energy Project. Find information about the project’s progress, general news and updates, construction bulletins, and photos from Peace River Hydro Partners…

Major Milestone Achieved: RCC Powerhouse and Spillway Apron Completion

This October, PRHP completed the hydroelectric Powerhouse foundations (a total volume of 414,000 m3) and also finished the Spillway Apron (122,000 m3). One of the joint venture partners, Acciona Infrastructure Canada Inc., wrote an article on this achievement.  To read more, click here.

Tunneling update – Road header commissioning and trial

Two Sandvik MT 520 road headers, each weighing around 115 tonnes, will be our prime construction equipment for the two diversion tunnels, which will play a crucial part in diverting the river to construct the dam. To ensure a smooth kick off for tunnel operations, which will commence in mid-August, the road headers were commissioned […]

Major milestones achieved, and new production records set at site

On July 8, 2018 members of the RCC team set a new production record at site, placing more than 7,000m3 of roller-compacted concrete (RCC) in a 24-hour period. On July 8, 7,093m3 of RCC was placed in one day, including 1,500m3 using the RCC swinger. Our previous record of 6,227m3 of RCC placed in a […]

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