OPG selects four companies for future work on control gates

18 August 2020

Ontario Power Generation (OPG) has announced that four companies have been selected to bid on future repair, replacement and refurbishment work for large control gates at OPG’s hydroelectric generating stations.

The four companies selected as a Vendor of Record (VOR) were Andritz Hydro Canada, Canmec Industrial Inc, Groupe LAR Inc, and a partnership of Stuart Olson Industrial Constructors Inc. and Mecan Hydro Inc (partnership).  

The total amount of work available for bidding over the five-year contract is approximately $100 million.

“As Ontario’s economy begins to rebuild, OPG is advancing many of our critical infrastructure projects and initiatives that will help support economic development and a clean energy future at our hydroelectric facilities,” said Ken Hartwick, OPG’s President and CEO. “It also provides us with the opportunity to help local businesses, such as Andritz, prosper during these uncertain times.” 

“Andritz is pleased by this selection and we welcome the opportunity to support work on upgrading OPG’s hydroelectric generating assets,” said Daniel Carrier, CEO of Andritz Hydro Canada. “Our skilled tradespeople will ensure that project work is completed to a very high standard.”


Privacy Policy
We have updated our privacy policy. In the latest update it explains what cookies are and how we use them on our site. To learn more about cookies and their benefits, please view our privacy policy. Please be aware that parts of this site will not function correctly if you disable cookies. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.