Projects

CLIENT

Caterpillar Power Generation Systems

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Caterpillar Power Generation Systems was hired by Alberta Newsprint Company to build a 65 MW reciprocating engine power plant to provide electricity to the newsprint facility in Whitecourt Alberta.

SCOPE OF WORK

INNOVA designed, supplied and installed all noise control and provided a site-wide compliance guarantee. Acoustic mitigation and other scope included:

  • Powerhouse building (224’ long x 81’ wide x 39’ high)
  • Crane design, supply and installation
  • Ventilation to support ten (10) Caterpillar G16CM34 engine generator units
  • Design, supply and installation of 10 engine exhaust systems
  • Building heating and ventilation
  • Supply of support steel
  • Installation of the SCR
  • Design and supply of tank farm building
  • Acoustic design guarantee

ACOUSTICAL REQUIREMENTS

Innova guaranteed that the noise emitted from the building would be limited to 70 dBA at 4 points on the project perimeter, at a distance of 100 meters from the powerhouse building envelope.

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