REIVAX NORTH AMERICA AWARDED LARGE USACE EXCITATION SYSTEM SATOC
Montreal (March 29, 2021) – REIVAX NORTH AMERICA, a leading provider of excitation systems and speed governors, has been awarded the Single Award Task Order Contract (SATOC) by US Army Corps of Engineers Nashville district for excitation systems.
The SATOC is valid for four (4) years and can be extended up to a total of ten (10) years and for a total amount not to exceed 30MUSD.
The first release order under the SATOC, Cordell Hull hydro station, includes three (3) 46MVA hydro units with the following scope:
- • Excitation systems and excitation transformers
- • Control room instrumentation and a remote HMI screen
- • Removal and installation
- • Non-segregated bus duct
- • Collector ring inspection, refurbishment and new brushes and holders
- • Asbestos abatement work
- • Commissioning, training and NERC model validation testing (MOD-026)
Each RTX Power excitation system includes redundant controllers and withdrawable redundant thyristor bridges.
“The successful project execution and reliable operation of the excitation systems delivered by REIVAX for the Barkley dam contract were important factors. We look forward continuing the excellent working relationship established with the personnel in the Nashville district” Said Mike Wallin, CEO and President of REIVAX NORTH AMERICA
REIVAX is honoured to once again work with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). Once installed, there will be thirty-six (36) REIVAX excitation systems installed with USACE in the MRO and SERC regions.
REIVAX NORTH AMERICA, part of a global company, headquartered in Montreal with manufacturing in Houston, provides solutions in static excitation systems and digital governors. Our high-performance systems offer customers increased reliability while creating simplicity in the station from our very intuitive Human Machine Interface panels and easily maintained equipment. We provide our customers with complete support through commissioning, training, spare parts and service available 24 hours per day year-round through our toll-free number 1-877-7REIVAX.
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