Switzerland, Zurich: The Bureau of Reclamation awarded a $1.85 million contract ABB in Cary, North Carolina, USA, to replace transformer oil coolers at Grand Coulee Dam.
According to the Bureau's press release, the existing transformer oil coolers have shown the need for replacement. The contract will require furnishing and installing new transformer oil coolers, as well as disposal of the existing ones. The work is scheduled for completion by the 30th April, 2015, reports The Star.
“Replacing these transformer oil coolers will help to provide many more years of reliability at Grand Coulee Dam.” said Grand Coulee Power Manager Coleman Smith.