Kemano T2

Main Construction Works

Project Details

TUTOR PERINI AFFILIATES

Frontier-Kemper Constructors, Inc.
Contractor
Contract Amount: C$300 Million

OWNER
Rio Tinto Alcan Inc.

LOCATION
Kemano, BC

ARCHITECT
Hatch Ltd

SIZE
4.7 Miles

COMPLETION
2020

Project Description

In December of 2017, FKA (Frontier-Kemper Aecon JV) received notice to proceed from Rio Tinto on the Kemano T2 project. It will complete the remaining 7.6 km of a 16 km secondary tunnel that connects to the Kemano Generating Station. The Project consists of excavation and boring of a new tunnel, installation of tunnel lining, rehabilitation of existing underground and surface excavations, installation of intake gates, and other structures. A combination of drill and blast, and bored TBM tunnel will be implemented to complete the tunnel and access routes.