Lookout Brook & Rose Blanche

Newfoundland Power Inc.

Newfoundland Power Inc., contacted Meco to complete Dam Safety Reviews (DSR) on two (2) of its hydroelectric developments; Rose Blanche and Lookout Brook.  Rose Blanche Development located on the southwest corner of Newfoundland about 45 km inland from Port Aux Basques, has a powerhouse with a generation capacity of 6.1 MW and includes a concrete forebay dam, intake, spillway, steel penstock and fisheries dykes downstream of the powerhouse.  Lookout Brook is located near the community of St. George's on the west coast of Newfoundland and comprises two dams, three spillways, a diversion canal and dykes.  The work was completed in general agreement with the Canadian Dam Association Dam Safety Guidelines, 2007 (CDA Guidelines) and other industry reference documents.

Meco's Services include:

  • Dam classification review
  • Site inspection for condition assessment of structures
  • Hydrology and hydraulics review
  • DSR report outlining findings and recommendations
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Nova Scotia

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Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, B3B 1S8
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