Royal Inland Hospital: Patient Care Tower Project

On July 10, 2015, the Patient Care Tower Project was approved at Royal Inland Hospital (RIH).   The project will be constructed in two phases. Phase I includes the construction of a new patient care tower with two levels of underground parking. Phase II includes renovations to the existing hospital building. Timeline Construction on Phase I is expected to begin in … Read more

Site C

The Site C Dam is an early-stage project of BC Hydro for a large-scale earth fill hydroelectric dam on the Peace River near Fort St. John in northeastern British Columbia, Canada. The site is downstream from the existing W.A.C. Bennett and Peace Canyon dams. Designs call for an estimated peak capacity of approximately 1,100 MW, … Read more

Mica Dam

The Mica Dam is a hydroelectric dam spanning the Columbia River 135 kilometres north of Revelstoke, British Columbia, Canada, as one of three Canadian projects built under the terms of the Columbia River Treaty. Completed in 1973 under the terms of the 1964 Columbia River Treaty, the Mica powerhouse has a generating capacity of 1,805 … Read more

G.M. Schrum Generating Station at W.A.C. Bennett Dam

The W. A. C. Bennett Dam is a large hydroelectric dam on the Peace River in northern British Columbia, Canada. At 183 metres (600 ft) high, it is one of the world’s highest earth fill dams. Construction of the dam began in 1961 and culminated in 1968. At the dam, the Finlay, the Parsnip and … Read more