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BC Hydro, Chamber of Commerce launch job website for Campbell River dam projects

From the Campbell River Mirror: Job seekers and companies interested in working on three proposed safety projects on the Campbell River hydroelectric system can visit the new project-focused website set up by BC Hydro.

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BC Hydro Inform the City of Campbell River Mayor and Council about Proposed Projects

Stephen Watson of BC Hydro delivered a presentation to City of Campbell River Mayor and Council on the proposed capital projects and hydroelectric operations in February 2020

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BC Hydro: the last two decades and the decade ahead

A perspective on the past two decades and the decade ahead for the Campbell River hydroelectric system.  From the Campbell River Mirror: When we start a new decade it is often a period of reflection...

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Design work for seismic upgrade of John Hart Dam continues

From the Campbell River Mirror: BC Hydro’s planned seismic upgrades to the John Hart Dam are targeted to strengthen the dam so that it can withstand a major earthquake. The design work to achieve that goal continues to be refined. “The feasibility design stage has been completed and we are now fine tuning the design… 

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Design work underway on Strathcona Dam upgrade near Campbell River

From the Campbell River Mirror: Design work continues on BC Hydro’s Strathcona Dam upgrade in hopes of getting BC Utilities Commission approval in 2022. The design of the water discharge upgrade to Strathcona Dam will allow for BC Hydro to draw down the Upper Campbell Reservoir level after a severe earthquake. The upgrades will also… 

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The Discovery Centre at Elk Falls

The Discovery Centre is located beside the parking lot to the Elk Falls Suspension Bridge, just off Highway 28. The Discovery Centre provides visitors with colourful and informative wall panels, and a touchscreen TV with videos, to tell the story about the watershed, the facilities, and the proposed dam safety projects. BC Hydro’s Discovery Centre… 

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JHGS Decommissioning and Removal of old Facilities

Community update April June 2019 Decommissioning Status, Old John Hart Project Site Map – Planned Decommissioning Works, BC Hydro Land To Be Provided To the Elk Falls Provincial Park, Construction – Point Of Interest Download the report: JHGSRP Decomm Rpt April-June 2019

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JHGS Decommissioning Station Facilities

Decommissioning And Removal Of The Old John Hart Generating Station Facilities Community Update: January-March 2019 Download the report: JHGSRPDecommRptJan-March2019

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Project Construction Video Update

Our latest video update is now available on YouTube

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JHGS Construction Update #65 Nov-Dec 2018

Project Status, Schedule, Awards, John Hart Project Underground Site Map, Images, Full Flow Test: Water Bypass Facility, People Profile – Barry Konkin, Construction – Point Of Interest Download the report: JHGSRPConstRptNov-Dec2018

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