UPDATE – Corps again extends deadline for 120-MW Lookout Point

The Corps of Engineers again extended the deadline for bids to replace runners and refurbish associated equipment for the three turbines at 120-MW Lookout Point Dam in Lowell, Ore.

The new bidding deadline is extended to Oct. 31 from Sept. 27.

The contractor is to design, manufacture, and test a scale model replacement runner and appurtenances for a Francis-type turbine. (HNN 7/31/07) After model tests are executed and documented, the government will provide the contractor with formal written notice to proceed with fabrication and delivery of the equipment.

Lookout Point began operation in 1954 on the Middle Fork of the Willamette River.

The solicitation, No. W9127N-07-R-0005, may be obtained on the Internet by registering on the Federal Technical Data Solution (FedTeDS) website, www.fedteds.gov.

For information, contact Ray Greenheck, Corps of Engineers, Contracting Division (CENWP-CT), P.O. Box 2946, Portland, OR 97208-2946; (1) 503-808-4616; E-mail: raymond.r.greenheck@nwp01.usace.army.mil.

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