The Peace River is permanently closed to boaters around the Site C construction area. Being on or near the water around the dam site presents a serious safety risk to boaters and other river users. Read more.
BC Hydro awards Site C balance of plant mechanical contract
BC Hydro today announced it has awarded the $70 million Site C balance of plant contract for mechanical work to Mitchell Installations Ltd....
Public advisory: Delays on Highway 29 due to helicopter work
There will be several short delays to traffic on Highway 29 between Hudson's Hope and Chetwynd over the next week, due to helicopter work related to the stringing of BC Hydro transmission lines across the highway....
BC Hydro’s GO Fund assists non-profits in the Peace Region
BC Hydro is contributing more than $36,000 to support four Peace Region non-profit groups through the Site C project’s Generate Opportunities (GO) Fund.
Our top priority is the health and safety of our employees, contractors and members of the public. We have been monitoring COVID-19 closely and have been taking appropriate action as the situation evolves.
The latest employment statistics show that there were 4,868 total workers on the Site C project in May 2021. Of the total workers, 3,425 were from British Columbia, or 70%. There were 989 workers on site from the Peace River Regional District — that's 24% of the construction and non-construction contractor's workforce.