The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids for replacement of two turbine runners at 30 MW Hills Creek Dam, on the Middle Fork of the Willamette River in Oregon. A site visit is scheduled June 8 with bids due Aug. 24.
The Corps’ Portland District awarded a contract in 2006 to Lehoczky/Vanguard Joint Venture of Bradenton, Fla., for a generator uprate study at Hills Creek. The project was among 13 government dams covered by a 2008 biological opinion designed to make the dams friendlier to fish, to improve river water temperatures, and to improve fish hatchery practices. (HydroWorld 7/14/08)
The Corps seeks modeling, manufacturing, and installation of two new runners, including removal of existing runners at the hydro plant near Oak Ridge, Ore. (HydroWorld 5/7/10)
A solicitation notice may be obtained from the Federal Business Opportunities Internet site, www.fbo.gov, by entering solicitation No. W9127N09R0063 in the “Keyword/Solicitation #” box.
A site visit is scheduled for June 8. To participate, contact Kathryn A. Newhouse via fax at (1) 503-808-4605 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bids are due by 11:59 p.m., Eastern time, Aug. 24. For information, contact Raymond Greenheck, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers District, Portland, Contracting Division (CECT-NWP), P.O. Box 2946, Portland, OR 97208-2946; (1) 503-808-4616; E-mail: email@example.com.
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