<> endobj 632 0 obj <> endobj endobj 459 0 obj We'll continue to assess our opening plans for the 2021 season. endobj N3405 August 2012 APPENDICES IN VOLUME 2 Appendix A TERMS OF REFERENCE Appendix B INFORMATION SUPPLIED Appendix C DEVELOPMENT, DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF WAC BENNETT DAM 1964-69 Appendix D PERMEABILITY AND CONDITION OF FOUNDATIONS <> endobj endobj endobj endobj [1481 0 R 1482 0 R 2019 0 R 2020 0 R 2018 0 R 2017 0 R 2014 0 R 2013 0 R 2012 0 R 2011 0 R 2010 0 R 2004 0 R 2003 0 R 2002 0 R 1995 0 R 1994 0 R 1993 0 R 1992 0 R 1991 0 R 1990 0 R 1989 0 R 1982 0 R 1981 0 R 1980 0 R 1979 0 R 1978 0 R 1977 0 R 1976 0 R 1968 0 R 1969 0 R 1967 0 R 1966 0 R 1964 0 R 1965 0 R 1963 0 R 1962 0 R 1961 0 R 1954 0 R 1953 0 R 1952 0 R 1484 0 R 1485 0 R 1486 0 R] endobj 611 0 obj 583 0 obj <> [930 0 R 931 0 R 932 0 R 933 0 R 3062 0 R 3061 0 R 935 0 R 936 0 R 937 0 R 938 0 R 3058 0 R 3057 0 R 3056 0 R 3055 0 R 3054 0 R 3053 0 R 3052 0 R 3051 0 R 940 0 R 941 0 R 942 0 R 943 0 R 3042 0 R 3041 0 R 3040 0 R 3039 0 R 3035 0 R 3034 0 R 3033 0 R 3032 0 R 3025 0 R 3026 0 R 3024 0 R 3021 0 R 3023 0 R 3022 0 R 3020 0 R 3016 0 R 3017 0 R 3015 0 R 3011 0 R 3013 0 R 3012 0 R 3009 0 R 3002 0 R 3003 0 R 3001 0 R 2998 0 R 3000 0 R 2999 0 R 2992 0 R 2995 0 R 2996 0 R 2994 0 R 2988 0 R 2989 0 R 2981 0 R 2982 0 R 2985 0 R 2986 0 R 2984 0 R 2977 0 R 2978 0 R 2971 0 R 2972 0 R 2974 0 R 2975 0 R 2969 0 R 2962 0 R 2963 0 R 2961 0 R 2958 0 R 2959 0 R 2957 0 R 2953 0 R 2954 0 R 2952 0 R 2948 0 R 2949 0 R 2947 0 R 2945 0 R 2938 0 R 2939 0 R 2937 0 R 2934 0 R 2935 0 R 2933 0 R 2929 0 R 2930 0 R 2928 0 R 2924 0 R 2925 0 R 2923 0 R 2921 0 R] Hudson's Hope, British Columbia. <> 579 0 obj endobj endobj 675 0 obj 592 0 obj [1790 0 R 1800 0 R 1792 0 R 1793 0 R 1794 0 R 1795 0 R 1796 0 R 1797 0 R 768 0 R] <> 658 0 obj 1998 – WAC Bennett Dam – The Sinkhole Crisis. endobj endobj endobj endobj endobj WAC Bennett Dam: Expert Engineering Panel Report Volume 1 - August 2012 Page - vi - Report No. [2206 0 R 2205 0 R 2204 0 R 2203 0 R 1234 0 R 1235 0 R 1236 0 R 1237 0 R 1238 0 R 2198 0 R 2197 0 R 2196 0 R 1240 0 R 1241 0 R 1242 0 R 1243 0 R] endobj 622 0 obj <> 648 0 obj 651 0 obj endobj Microsoft® Office Word 2007 endobj W.A.C. <> [1926 0 R 1527 0 R 1528 0 R 1529 0 R 1530 0 R 1924 0 R 1923 0 R 1922 0 R 1921 0 R 1920 0 R 1915 0 R 1914 0 R 1913 0 R 1912 0 R 1911 0 R 1906 0 R 1905 0 R 1904 0 R 1903 0 R 1902 0 R 1897 0 R 1896 0 R 1895 0 R 1894 0 R 1893 0 R 1532 0 R 1533 0 R 1534 0 R 1884 0 R 1883 0 R 1882 0 R 1536 0 R 1537 0 R 1538 0 R] Bennett Dam, houses 10 generating units with a maximum continuous generating capacity of 2730 megawatts (MW). Bennett Dam and the G. M. Shrum Generating Station were among the first and most ambitious of the hydroelectric projects built during the 1960`s and 1970`s. <> 519 0 obj <> 621 0 obj The reservoir was lowered by 2 m over a six week period by spilling up to 5,000 m 3 over the spillway and through the turbines. 548 0 obj W.A.C. endobj 678 0 obj 542 0 obj <> [1093 0 R 1094 0 R 1095 0 R 1096 0 R 1097 0 R 1098 0 R 1099 0 R 1100 0 R 2773 0 R 2772 0 R 2771 0 R 1102 0 R 1103 0 R 1104 0 R 1105 0 R 1106 0 R 1107 0 R 1108 0 R 1109 0 R 1110 0 R 1111 0 R 1112 0 R] <> Bennett Visitor Centre will remain closed for the 2020 summer season. endobj 560 0 obj endobj endobj 538 0 obj [1870 0 R 1653 0 R 1868 0 R 1655 0 R 1656 0 R 1657 0 R 1658 0 R 1659 0 R 1660 0 R 1866 0 R 1865 0 R 1662 0 R 1663 0 R 1664 0 R 1665 0 R 1666 0 R 1667 0 R 1668 0 R 1669 0 R 1670 0 R 1671 0 R 1672 0 R] They are about 50 years old and haven’t been used since the late 1980s. Bennett Dam is a large hydro electric dam built across Peace River in Hudson’s Hope, BC. 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See 42 traveler reviews, 52 candid photos, and great deals for Hudson's Hope, Canada, at Tripadvisor. <> 634 0 obj <>stream endobj endobj 582 0 obj [907 0 R 908 0 R 909 0 R 910 0 R 911 0 R 912 0 R 913 0 R 914 0 R 915 0 R 916 0 R 917 0 R 918 0 R 919 0 R 920 0 R 921 0 R 922 0 R 923 0 R 924 0 R 925 0 R 926 0 R 927 0 R 928 0 R 929 0 R] endobj 578 0 obj <> <> endobj endobj 677 0 obj Captured this epic scene on a Sunday drive to Hudson's Hope. <> Microsoft® Office Word 2007 The utility said Tuesday the spills are being doing ahead of river diversion planned at Site . <> [1113 0 R 1114 0 R 1115 0 R 1116 0 R 1117 0 R 1118 0 R 1119 0 R 1120 0 R 1121 0 R 1122 0 R 1123 0 R 1124 0 R 1125 0 R 1126 0 R 1127 0 R 1128 0 R 1129 0 R 1130 0 R 1131 0 R 1132 0 R 1133 0 R 1134 0 R] 510 0 obj 614 0 obj <> 623 0 obj endobj 574 0 obj endobj endobj 537 0 obj WAC Bennett Dam spillway restoration project. 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The WAC Bennett Dam Entrainment study … <> <> endobj 515 0 obj endobj 524 0 obj <> 664 0 obj [3124 0 R 3123 0 R 3122 0 R 3121 0 R 3117 0 R 3116 0 R 3112 0 R 3113 0 R 3114 0 R 3115 0 R 3111 0 R 3107 0 R 3106 0 R 3105 0 R 3104 0 R 3100 0 R 3099 0 R 3093 0 R 3094 0 R 3095 0 R 3096 0 R 3097 0 R 3098 0 R 3092 0 R 3088 0 R 3087 0 R 3086 0 R 3085 0 R 827 0 R 828 0 R 829 0 R 830 0 R 831 0 R 3076 0 R 3075 0 R 3074 0 R 833 0 R 834 0 R 835 0 R 836 0 R 837 0 R 838 0 R] [1698 0 R 1699 0 R 1700 0 R 1701 0 R 1702 0 R 1703 0 R 1704 0 R 1705 0 R 1706 0 R 1707 0 R 1708 0 R 1709 0 R 1710 0 R 1711 0 R 1712 0 R 1713 0 R 1714 0 R 1715 0 R 1716 0 R] Kiewit is one of the North America’s largest and most respected construction, engineering, and mining company. 492 0 obj At full pool, the reservoir is 672.08 metres, and was recorded at 670.08 metres Monday afternoon. <> 531 0 obj <> [1244 0 R 1245 0 R 1246 0 R 1247 0 R 1248 0 R 2192 0 R 2191 0 R 2190 0 R 1250 0 R 1251 0 R 1252 0 R 1253 0 R 1254 0 R 1255 0 R 1256 0 R 1257 0 R 1258 0 R 1259 0 R 2186 0 R 1261 0 R 2184 0 R 2183 0 R 2182 0 R 1263 0 R 2178 0 R 1265 0 R 2176 0 R] <> 517 0 obj [1039 0 R 1040 0 R 1041 0 R 1042 0 R 1043 0 R 1044 0 R 1045 0 R 1046 0 R 1047 0 R 1048 0 R 1049 0 R 1050 0 R 1051 0 R 1052 0 R] <> 506 0 obj <> 652 0 obj [1386 0 R 1387 0 R 1388 0 R 1389 0 R 1390 0 R 1391 0 R 1392 0 R 1393 0 R 1394 0 R 1395 0 R 1396 0 R 1397 0 R 1398 0 R 1399 0 R 1400 0 R 1401 0 R 1402 0 R 1403 0 R 1404 0 R 1405 0 R 1406 0 R 1407 0 R 1408 0 R 1409 0 R 1410 0 R 1411 0 R 1412 0 R 2110 0 R 1414 0 R 1415 0 R 1416 0 R 1417 0 R] 640 0 obj 556 0 obj endobj endobj endobj <> <> null [1673 0 R 1674 0 R 1675 0 R 1676 0 R 1677 0 R 1678 0 R 1679 0 R 1680 0 R 1681 0 R 1682 0 R 1683 0 R 1684 0 R 1685 0 R 1686 0 R 1687 0 R 1688 0 R 1862 0 R] endobj endobj The WAC Bennett dam was spilled briefly Sunday evening and overnight into Monday. endobj <> <> Hudson's Hope, British Columbia. 473 0 obj 500 0 obj 490 0 obj endobj endobj 597 0 obj endobj <> endobj On I7 June 1996 while investigating a small pothole on the crest 183 m high Bennett Dam an unexpected crest collapse occurred resulting in a large sinkhole. 669 0 obj endobj endobj <> 653 0 obj endobj <> <> 161 0 obj endobj <> uuid:14d77511-59a0-4f14-953f-a12c7d83cb37 534 0 obj Show off your favorite photos and videos to the world, securely and privately show content to your friends and family, or blog the photos and videos you take with a cameraphone. <> The last spill in April 2016 was done ahead of spillway repairs, and a month-long spill in June 2012 was brought on by high levels of runoff and rainfall. <> endobj endobj Bennett and Peace Canyon dams near Hudson's Hope. 543 0 obj <> <> <> Prince George, BC – For the first time in 10 years, BC Hydro has been spilling water at both the WAC Bennett Dam, as well as its facility downstream on the Peace River, the Peace Canyon Dam, in light of significant water levels in the Williston Lake reservoir. 523 0 obj 602 0 obj endobj <> BC Hydro says there may be more controlled spills this week at the WAC Bennett and Peace Canyon dams. Find out about recreation area closures and restrictions. 672 0 obj 596 0 obj They are currently looking to fill up positions in heavy equipment operators in Western Canada District. EEE report Bennett Dam, Part 1 <> <> 674 0 obj <> 595 0 obj [1553 0 R 1554 0 R 1555 0 R 1556 0 R 1557 0 R 1558 0 R 1559 0 R 1560 0 R 1561 0 R 1562 0 R 1563 0 R 1564 0 R 1565 0 R 1566 0 R 1567 0 R 1568 0 R 1569 0 R 1570 0 R 1571 0 R] [1015 0 R 1016 0 R 1017 0 R 1018 0 R 1019 0 R 1020 0 R 1021 0 R 1022 0 R 1023 0 R 1024 0 R 1025 0 R 1026 0 R] 572 0 obj endobj endobj Over the long weekend we hit the road and headed out to Hudson’s Hope – about an hour and a half away from where we are in Fort St. John. 569 0 obj WAC Bennett Dam spillway restoration project. 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The moraine provided the answer to constructing one of the largest earth filled dams of its kind. 591 0 obj Spilling continues at the W.A.C. 529 0 obj How was everyone’s long weekend? 564 0 obj endobj 580 0 obj 568 0 obj endobj endobj <> endobj 630 0 obj The plunge pool performance at four of BC Hydro dam sites is reviewed. 604 0 obj 484 0 obj 626 0 obj WAC Bennett Dam Spillway Chute (Upgrades) Valuation: ... General Construction at WAC Bennett Dam to include support for hydro demolition - performing mechanical demolition of reinforced concrete - Supplying heated enclosures - removal as required - forming >> Show off your favorite photos and videos to the world, securely and privately show content to your friends and family, or blog the photos and videos you take with a cameraphone. 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Risk is the need for the Spillway while the Project is underway Year round risk Possible “dam safety” drawdown for sinkhole, etc Heightened risk in summer due to reservoir management, and inflow season endobj 5248 0 obj endobj endobj endobj However, it wasn’t long before increased economic development in the populated areas further south raised the demand for electricity and the idea to use the natural water resource of British Columbia’s riv… 518 0 obj Major hydro-electric dam-building projects were undertaken on the Columbia and Peace Rivers. endobj <> 618 0 obj Rod 559 0 obj 496 0 obj WAC Bennett Dam Spill & the Deer On Friday evening, Lee, Cole and I drove into town to check on our dog who had bladder surgery earlier that day to remove a stone. 503 0 obj [1572 0 R 1573 0 R 1574 0 R 1575 0 R 1576 0 R 1577 0 R 1578 0 R 1579 0 R 1580 0 R 1581 0 R 1582 0 R 1583 0 R 1584 0 R 1585 0 R 1586 0 R 1587 0 R 1588 0 R 1589 0 R 1590 0 R 1591 0 R] Rod 565 0 obj <> 495 0 obj 463 0 obj 468 0 obj endobj endobj 657 0 obj <> <> 508 0 obj <> [1592 0 R 1593 0 R 1594 0 R 1595 0 R 1596 0 R 1597 0 R 1598 0 R 1599 0 R 1600 0 R 1601 0 R 1602 0 R 1603 0 R 1604 0 R 1605 0 R 1606 0 R 1607 0 R 1608 0 R 1609 0 R] A spill in 1996 was prompted by a sinkhole discovered by a tourist at the top of the dam. <> endobj ]m>=, Part 1 of Expert Engineering Panel Report into WAC Bennett Dam, August 2012. endobj The spill began at the WAC Bennett Dam on June 26th, 2012 photo courtesy BC Hydro. 5267 0 obj 661 0 obj 554 0 obj <> America, the collapse of the Bennett Dam would have unleashed a mountain of water 12 times larger. endobj 625 0 obj 599 0 obj endobj <> <> [1734 0 R 1830 0 R 1736 0 R 1828 0 R 1738 0 R 1739 0 R 1740 0 R 1741 0 R 1742 0 R 1826 0 R 1744 0 R 1745 0 R 1824 0 R 1747 0 R 1822 0 R 1749 0 R 1750 0 R 1751 0 R 1820 0 R 1753 0 R 1754 0 R 1818 0 R] 647 0 obj Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. The W. A. C. Bennett Dam is a large hydroelectric dam on the Peace River in northern British Columbia, Canada.At 186 metres (610 ft) high, it is one of the world's highest earth fill dams.Construction of the dam began in 1961 and culminated in 1968. Get all the day's most vital news with our newsletter, sent every weekday. 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