Kamloops Turbo Generator/ M&D Digester Replacement Projects
Kamloops Pulp is a 1,600 ton per day Northern Bleech Soft Wood Craft, Two-Line Pulp Mill. The Kamloops projects included the installation of a 32 MW Fully Condensing Turbine and Wood Handling Area, and replacement of two existing M&D Continuous Digesters with the addition of new Surge Tubes.
JV Driver was the General Contractor in conjunction with Weyerhaeuser Engineering Services, who provided detailed engineering and construction management. These projects were the first projects in Canada performed jointly with Weyerhaeuser Engineering Services and were completed with tremendous Safety, Quality, Schedule and Cost results.
In addition to the two major projects, JV Driver acted as the lead contractor on three major shut-downs. Further work completed included; the replacement of the Kamyr Digester Flash Tank, Specialty Pulp Pilot Plant, and Civil and Mechanical services for the installation of two 600 ton High Density Storage Tanks. All work was completed with zero Lost Time Incidents and less than 0.5% re-work.