French canal company seeks rehab of 2-MW Bimont micro hydro facility

The Provence Region’s canal and development company seeks bids to supervise renovation and foundation drainage of the 2-MW Bimont Dam micro hydro project on France’s Infernet River. Bids are due February 26.

A double-curvature arch dam completed in 1952, Bimont is 87.5 meters tall and 180 meters long. It supplies water to several municipalities and for irrigation.

Societe du Canal de Provence et d’Amenagement de la Region Provencale seeks bids to provide architectural and engineering services for the renovation and foundation drainage work at Bimont. The work is to be performed through December 2016.

Tender documents may be obtained from the address below. Bids, in French, are due by noon February 26.

For information, contact Societe du Canal de Provence et d’Amenagement de la Region Provencale, Le Tholonet Route Cezanne, 13182 Aix-en-Provence, Cedex 05, France; Attn: Guy-Noel Abraham, (33) 442667768; Fax: (33) 442667080; E-mail:; Katia Laliche, (33) 442667179; Fax: (33) 442667087; E-mail:

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