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Burrard Thermal Generating Station



APTIM and Sandwell Inc. jointly provided B.C. Hydro with engineering services for the rehabilitation of eight gas-fired units. 

The services provided included: 

  • Plant-wide upgrade
  • Unit 6 NOx emission control 
  • Combustion improvements for Units 1 to 5
  • Increased unit rating
  • Specification of SCR for one unit
  • Plant life management study and recommendation
  • Optimization study for the plant internal use of electric energy
  • Combined-cycle options study
  • District heating feasibility study
  • Seismic evaluation of plant and equipment