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FORTISBC, WANETA STOPLOGS DESIGN AND SUPPLY

2018-05-01

As part of its continuous presence in the Kootenay region in British-Columbia, HMI has obtained the mandate to design and fabricate the new set of stoplogs for FortisBC’s Waneta GS.   The stoplogs should be delivered by the end of 2018.

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AFTER 22 YEARS OF CONTINUOUS PRESENCE, HMI COMPLETES ITS WORK AT THE BEAUHARNOIS GS

2017-05-01

HMI just completed its fifth and last phase of the work related to the rehabilitation of all the intake gates and hoists, as well as the rehabilitation of the draft tube gates of the Beauharnois GS, located in Quebec.     The whole project will have spanned over a [...]

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FORTIS BC SELECTS HMI FOR THE REHABILITATION OF ITS CORRA LINN DAM SPILLWAY

2017-04-25

In order to adequately respond to new seismic requirements, Fortis BC has called upon HMI for the design studies and potentially for the implementation of the rehabilitation work on the 14 spillway gates of the Corra Linn spillway, located near South Slocan in BC.   The project which, will [...]

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NALCOR SELECTS HMI FOR THE REHABILITATION OF ITS MENIHEK DAM SPILLWAY

2017-04-01

NALCOR selects HMI for the rehabilitation of its Menihek dam, located in Labrador, south-east of Schefferville, QC. This project will be realized on a multi-phase basis, and should be completed in 2019.   This upgrade of the spillway structure includes the rehabilitation of the gates, of the concrete piers [...]

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HMI SUCCEEDS IN OBTAINING THE CARILLON GS MANDATE FOR ITS ELECTRICAL UPGRADE

2016-07-01

Hydro-Quebec has awarded a contract to HMI for the rehabilitation of all the electrical equipment at its Carillon Generating Station, in the Gatineau region.   The four-year mandate includes the replacement of the electrical equipment including the service transformers, the lighting system, the electrical panels and all other related [...]

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BROOKFIELD SELECTS HMI FOR THE SUPPLY OF THE SPILLWAY GATES AT POWELL RIVER

2016-04-01

In the course of the required upgrade of the Powell River Generating Station’s spillway in BC, HMI has been mandated by Brookfield Renewable Energy for the supply of the 19 new radial gates and  auxiliary lifting equipment.   The project also includes the rehabilitation of the spillway pillars and [...]

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BC HYDRO AND HMI AGREE TO EXTEND THEIR PARTNERSHIP FOR AN ADDITIONAL 10 YEARS

2016-02-28

The Program Partnering Agreement (PPA) signed in 2010 between BC Hydro and HMI for the refurbishment of its 22 spillways, has been extended for an additional 10 years, up to the end of December 2026.   This agreement covers all the spillway refurbishment requirements applicable to all heavy mechanical equipment which include [...]

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