Abhe & Svoboda, Inc. of Prior Lake, MN, secured a contract of $12,235,100 from the United States Bureau of Reclamation, Great Plains Region, for repairs and coatings application on two existing penstocks that are a portion of the Colorado-Big Thompson Project, a large-scale water diversion project that redirects mountain water to the northeastern part of Colorado. The project includes abrasive blast-cleaning the interior and exterior penstock surfaces to a Near White finish (SSPC-SP 10). Approximately 219,000 square feet of exterior penstock and valve surfaces and 520 square feet of steel appurtenances will be recoated with a zinc-epoxy-polyurethane system. Approximately 223,000 square feet of interior penstock and valve surfaces will be lined with a 100%-solids elastomeric polyurethane system. The contract, which requires SSPC-QP 1 certification, is funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA).
Reported by Paint BidTracker.