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News for project John Hart Generating Station Replacement

JHGS - Construction Update #09 - February 2014

On February 28, BC Hydro issued a news release on the contract award signing with InPower BC, a special purpose project company in which SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. ultimately has 100% interest, for the John Hart Generating Station Replacement Project. This provides the green light for them to mobilize workers to the site. Download the document:… 

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JHGS - Construction Update #08 - December 2013 - January 2014

BC Hydro, SNC-Lavalin, the Campbell River Chamber of Commerce, the Vancouver Island Construction Association and the North Island Employment Foundations Society are working together to hold a business event in Campbell River. The event, in March, will allow for qualified construction contractors and suppliers, and individual job seekers, to hear more about the project and… 

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JHGS - Construction Update #07 - November 2013

In mid-November, BC Hydro announced SNC-Lavalin Inc. was selected as the preferred contractor to design and build the replacement project. BC Hydro and SNC-Lavalin are working to sign the project contract in mid-February 2014, when they would then mobilise to the site. Download the report: JHGSRPConstRpt-Nov2013

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JHGS - Construction Update #06 - October 2013

BC Hydro anticipates announcing the preferred John Hart contractor in early to mid-November. BC Hydro and the contractor will then enter a period of final negotiations until the contract is signed in early 2014. BC Hydro plans to open the new access road, parking lot and trail to Elk Falls Provincial Park on November 8.… 

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JHGS - Construction Update #05 - September 2013

BC Hydro received technical and financial submissions at the beginning of September. We are currently reviewing those final submissions and will publicly announce the preferred John Hart contractor once the evaluation process is complete. BC Hydro and the contractor will then enter a period of final negotiations until the contract is signed later in the… 

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JHGS - Construction Update #04 - August 2013

BC Hydro’s early site preparation works continue on the upper parking lot off Woodstave Road, near the John Hart Dam, and the Station View Trail construction is now finished near the generating station. The new trail will be open to the public on August 30 at 5:00 pm. Download the report: JHGSRPConstRpt-Aug2013

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JHGS - Construction Update #03 - July 2013

Work continues to progress on the upper parking lot off Woodstave Road near the John Hart Dam, and at the Station View Trail near the generating station. Work on the Powerhouse Road entrance modifications has been shifted into August. Profile – Anthony Hardy. Download the report: JHGSRPConstRpt-July2013

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JHGS-Construction Update #2 June 2013

JHGSRP Const Rpt – June 2013

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JHGS - Construction Update #01

First community update. Woodstave roadworks and parking lot clearing and grading. Station View trail work started. Download the report: JHGSRPConstRpt-May2013

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