The Corps of Engineers seeks proposals by June 6 to rehabilitate powerhouse cranes at the U.S. government's 100-MW Detroit and 18-MW Big Cliff dams, on the North Fork of the Santiam River, near Mill City, Ore.
Project owner First Hydro Co. has awarded a contract to CEGELEC of Rugby, England, to refurbish the DC excitation system of a generator at the 360-MW Ffestiniog pumped-storage project in Wales.
BC Hydro has awarded a C$24.5 million (US$21.3 million) contract to Alstom to upgrade two generators at the utility's ten-unit, 2,730-MW G.M. Shrum hydroelectric plant, on the Peace River near Revelstoke, British Columbia.
Cameroon utility AES SONEL invites applications for pre-qualification to refurbish the 263-MW Edea hydroelectric project on Cameroon's Sanaga River. Responses are due, on the Internet, before February 28.