Blackhawk Power Station Demo

Interior strip out of power plant. Facility to be used as a recreation center for Beloit College.

  • Maintain groundwater and building seepage throughout the duration of the project.
  • Obtain all applicable demolition permits.
  • Removal of Unit 3&4 boilers/ turbines.
  • Removal of non-structural steel. Provide associated engineering plans.
  • Protection of architectural items to remain.
  • Coal handling outbuilding and foundation demo to 2′ below grade.
  • Precipitator structure and foundation demo to 2′ below grade.
  • Filling and abandonment of circulating water intake and discharge structures.
  • Clean and remove tanks and associated supports, piping, anchoring devices, and appurtenances.
  • Cover openings in the exterior of the building created by deconstruction with a weather-tight barrier.
  • Perimeter concrete fence removal.
  • Drain, flush and cap small diameter underground utility lines for in-place abandonment.
  • Fill all trenches, holes, pits, or other depressions with flowable fill.
  • Cap and fill large diameter water discharge piping with flowable fill.
  • Cut, cap, and fill circulating water pumps and partial piping with flowable fill.
  • Backfill excavations with granular fill material.
  • Install clean crushed concrete or aggregate environmental contact cap over the coal yard.
  • Conduct final site restoration of the exterior demolition areas and coal yard.
  • Removal of sheet pile wing wall in the river.
  • Installation and maintenance of temporary power supply.
  • Decommissioning of site mechanical systems- removal of process gases.
  • Removal and disposal of all remaining oils.
  • Decommissioning of discharge piping and screen house/intake tunnels.
  • Removal and disposal of all universal waste.


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