Keephills 3 Power – Site Prep

Location: Keephills, AB

The Site Preparation project included the demolition of existing foundations and buildings, mass excavation for the Power Island Foundation, common fill and granular placement required for site grading, site drainage, the construction of access roads and laydown areas, the construction of a storm water pond and a new storm sewer system, site grading for the Coal Handling Facility, and the construction of an ash haul road. This prepared the site for future development.

Contract Value

$21.3M CAD

Prime Consultant

Colt Engineering Corporation

Project Owner

Capital Power (K3) LP

Contract Format

Stipulated Price

Completion Date

July 2008

Contract Duration

18 months