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Hydromechanical Equipment Supply

The generating station and spillways component of the Site C project will be procured through multiple contracts, including the civil works contract, powerhouse bridge crane supply contract and a balance of plant contract.

The scope of the hydro-mechanical equipment contract includes:

  • Design and supply of the following equipment:
    • Three wire-rope operated spillway gates
    • Six hydraulically-operated submerged low-level outlet gates
    • Six hydraulically-operated intake gates
    • Two intake maintenance gates
    • Four sets of draft tube maintenance stoplogs
    • The hydraulic and wire hoists required for lifting the operating gates
    • Lifting beams for lifting the low level outlet operating and maintenance gates, the intake operating and maintenance gates, spillway stoplogs and the draft tube maintenance gates
    • One trailer, complete with portable hydraulic unit with portable hydraulic hoist for lifting the submerged low-level outlet guard/maintenance gate
    • Gate guide anchors and embedded parts
  • Monitoring the installation of all supplied equipment;
  • Undertaking any remaining assembly activities to make the supplied equipment fully functional; and
  • Commissioning all supplied equipment.

Procurement Information

Contract Award
April 24, 2018

BC Hydro awards Site C hydromechanical equipment contract.

For business and subcontracting opportunities, please contact [email protected].

Request for Proposals
February 6, 2017

BC Hydro announces shortlist for Site C hydro-mechanical equipment contract.

The shortlisted proponents are:

  • Andritz Hydro Canada Inc.

  • ATB Riva Calzoni S.p.A.

  • Hans Kunz GmbH

  • HMI – Groupe LAR G.P.

Request for Qualifications
October 18, 2016

BC Hydro Job Opportunities

For information about Site C project construction jobs, please visit the Job Opportunities section of the website. To view current opportunities with BC Hydro, please visit BC Hydro Careers

 Procurement Updates