Replacement stoplogs sought by U.S. for Demopolis Lock and Dam

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeks bids to supply seven lock stoplogs and two pickup beams for Demopolis Lock and Dam on the Tombigbee River in Alabama. Bids are due April 29.

Although the Corps navigation project has no hydropower generation, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has issued a preliminary permit (No. 13102) to Birch Power Co. (HydroWorld 1/10/08) to study developing the 23.7-MW Demopolis hydroelectric project at the site.

The Corps’ Mobile District seeks five regular stoplogs weighing 60,826 pounds each and two special stoplogs weighing 68,700 pounds each. The two pickup beams weigh 27,000 pounds each.

A pre-solicitation notice may be obtained from the Federal Business Opportunities Internet site,, by entering Solicitation No. W9127810R0066 in the “Keyword/Solicitation #” box.

Bids are due April 29. For information, contact Carl M. Wade, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers District, Mobile, P.O. Box 2288, 109 Saint Joseph St., Mobile, AL 36628-0001; (1) 251-690-2348; E-mail:

For more hydropower tenders, click here.

Previous articlePakistan again seeks bids to build 17-MW Ranolia Khwar
Next articleGantry cranes sought for 810-MW Lower Granite, 810-MW Lower Monumental

No posts to display