Making it Happen - The Powerhouse - Gallery Page 3

Photo #00068

Penstock liner in tailrace tunnel / Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C. -- July 28, 1953. (Alcan Collection) Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C.

The unit penstock liner being brought into the powerhouse through the tailrace tunnel.

Photo #00073

Planing mill / Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C. -- August 11, 1953. (Alcan Collection) Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C.

A worker in the planing mill section as he produces dressed lumber for forms.

Photo #00078

Pouring concrete for powerhouse / Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C. -- August 14, 1953. (Alcan Collection) Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C.

Miners pouring the permanent crane rail beam along the upstream wall of the powerhouse's A-line. Seen is the special hopper mounted on one of the construction cranes.

Photo #00076

Beam and column construction in the powerhouse / Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C. -- August 23, 1953. (Alcan Collection) Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C.

The extent of scaffolding for the beam and column construction along the upstream wall or "A-line". View is looking north from the inner end of the access tunnel.

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