Bidding extended for hydro generator overhauls at 1,312-MW Glen Canyon Dam

Glen Canyon Dam

The Bureau of Reclamation has extended the deadline for bids for four hydro generator overhauls at 1,312-MW Glen Canyon Dam on the Colorado River. Bids now are due July 2.

Reclamation previously called for bids by June 11. It issued the solicitation for full and open competition after an October industry day determined there was an insufficient number of small businesses that expressed interest in being prime contractor for the work.

The agency took bids in April from small businesses to replace generator step-up transformers at Glen Canyon.

Reclamation now seeks bids to rebuild and rewind Glen Canyon generators G1, G3, G5, and G6. Work is to include removal and disposal of stator cores and armature windings; testing and installation of new stator cores and armature windings; furnishing armature winding spare parts; and removing, refurbishing, and reinstalling generator field poles.

The work is valued at more than $10 million.

A solicitation notice may be obtained from the Federal Business Opportunities Internet site, www.fbo.gov, by entering Solicitation No. R13PS40010 in the "Keyword/Solicitation #" box.

Bids now are due July 2. For information contact Washington Bennett, Contract Specialist, Bureau of Reclamation - UC - SLC, 125 S. State St., Salt Lake City, UT 84138; (1) 801-524-3853; E-mail: wbennett@usbr.gov.



Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now

Whitepapers

Logistics Risk Management in the Transformer Industry

Transformers often are shipped thousands of miles, involving multiple handoffs,and more than a do...

Secrets of Barco UniSee Mount Revealed

Last year Barco introduced UniSee, a revolutionary large-scale visualization platform designed to...

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...

Latest PennEnergy Jobs

PennEnergy Oil & Gas Jobs