PRHP shortlisted to for Site C powerhouse contract

The Site C powerhouse and spillways as depicted in BC Hydro's Site C Construction Youtube video. Photo by BC Hydro/YouTube

VANCOUVER. B.C. – BC Hydro today announced this morning that four teams that have been shortlisted for the Site C Dam’s generating station and spillways civil works contract.

The contract includes the construction of civil works associated with the dam’s powerhouse, penstocks, spillways and power intakes.The selection process began back in May when the Request for Qualifications was issued. BC Hydro received seven submissions in response, and after evaluating those submissions four proponent teams were shortlisted:

  • Aecon-Flatiron-Dragados-EBC JV
  • Bechtel Canada Co.
  • Peace River Hydro Partners
  • Peter Kiewit Infrastructure Co.

Following the evaluation of the four proponents’ proposal submissions, a preferred proponent will be selected before final negotiations. It is expected that the contract will be awarded next summer.