Bear Creek Hydro.
The Bear Creek Hydro project was LCS Cable Cranes first installation in Canada, where safety and environmental standards and requirements are high. The cable crane for the hydro-power-plant in Bear Creek included limited manpower transportation.
Scope of work
Cable Crane for penstock construction, limited manpower transportation.
Customer: TRP Contractors LP
Project Owner: Regional Power
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date: 2010 – 2012
Total length: 1,400 m
Payload: 16 to
Total volume: construction material, 1.000 m pipe, concrete, installation Equipment, limited manpower transport
Manpower Transport: licensed under BCSA Regulation for construction purposes
Duration of project: 16 months
Size of pipe: 36” / approx. 91.5 cm
Slope: up to 41°
Machinery in usage: 1 carriage SF100, 1 carriage GANTNER GC 50, 1 winch GANTNER GW 500 D