Business Opportunities

The business opportunities section provides information about BC Hydro’s procurement approach for the project, current business opportunities, a forecast of upcoming procurements, and an online sign-up form for the Site C Business Directory.

Procurement Forecast

Upcoming Site C procurement opportunities include Highway 29 realignments and other supporting activities.

Contractors have been selected for worker accommodation, main civil works, turbines and generators, generating station and spillways civil works, substation and transmission lines.

The timing for Site C procurements is summarized below (subject to change).

Generating facilities

Component Procurement model Timing
(subject to change)
Construction
(subject to change)
Balance of Plant*  Design build or Design bid build RFPs: TBD 2021 - 2024

*The Balance of Plant contracts include the electrical, mechanical, architectural and miscellaneous civil/structural work required to complete the construction of the generating station and spillways.

Supporting works

Component Procurement model Timing
(subject to change)
Construction
(subject to change)
Highway 29 realignments Multiple DBB MoTI public tenders: 2017 to 2019

Early highway sections: 2017 to 2019
Final highway sections: 2019 to 2021

Supporting activities Varies Varies Varies
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