Bruce Power and Tetra Tech Canada have reached a new six-year agreement that secures a key role for the engineering company in the delivery of outages and online work as well as supporting Bruce Power’s Life Extension Program which is Canada’s largest infrastructure project.
Tetra Tech Canada Inc. has been an engineering services provider at Bruce Power since 2017 and will be responsible for the majority of engineering services for Rotating Equipment, Electrical Equipment, Mechanical Equipment, and Emergent Work programs.
Tetra Tech Canada is expanding its presence in the Tri-county area through localization of staff and services in its office located at 233 Broadway Street in Kincardine. Tetra Tech Canada is actively exploring a second location in efforts to maintain level expansion and execute work locally.
“We’re pleased that Tetra Tech is partnering with us to advance and deliver these crucial programs including our Life Extension Program. We rely on our partners and their ability to continue innovating and advancing our technologies,” said Mike Rencheck, Bruce Power’s President and CEO.
The Nuclear power station began its refurbishment ins 2016 has created 22,000 highly-skilled jobs across Ontario, including Bruce, Grey and Huron counties.
“The economic development opportunities that are created in Ontario by extending the life of Bruce Power through 2064 are significant,” Rencheck said. “Every day we get closer to the start of the Unit 6 Major Component Replacement, and it is important to celebrate with our supplier partners as we work together to build a carbon-free, low-cost energy future through nuclear power. I congratulate Tetra Tech on their new location and wish them continued success as they help us power Ontario.”