Canada utility BC Hydro extended for a third time the due date for proposals to upgrade five turbines at its 2,730-MW G.M. Shrum hydroelectric project on the Peace River in British Columbia. Bids now are due Nov. 26.
BC Hydro previously extended the closing date for proposals to Nov. 14 and then to Nov. 21. (HNN 11/14/08)
The contractor is to supply and install upgraded turbine runners and associated equipment for Units 1-5 in the ten-unit powerhouse, at W.A.C. Bennett Dam, west of Hudson’s Hope.
The province-owned utility previously called for proposals by Oct. 17 to upgrade station service equipment at G.M. Shrum over several years. (HNN 10/10/08)
Bidders for the turbine upgrade work are required to submit a confidentiality agreement to obtain copies of tender documents (NTV 8-7967) to: Tom Cseh, Buyer Lead, BC Hydro, 19th Floor � 401 W. Georgia St., Vancouver, BC V6B 5A1; Fax: (1) 604-663-3915; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Subscribers to the BC Bid Internet site can obtain a copy of the confidentiality agreement on the site, www.bcbid.gov.bc.ca. Other prospective bidders can contact Cseh and request that a copy be sent by e-mail or fax.
Bids are due Nov. 26. For information, contact: Purchasing Department, Quotations, BC Hydro, 19th Floor, 401 W. Georgia St., Vancouver, BC V6B 5A1; (1) 604-694-8523; E-mail: email@example.com.