Making it Happen - The Powerhouse - Gallery Page 5

Photo #00081

Powerhouse Unit No. 4 scroll case / Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C. -- July 09, 1955. (Alcan Collection) Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C.

Three men standing beside the scroll case for Unit No. 4, which is awaiting transport into the powerhouse. View is from the portal entrance looking towards Mt. Powell.

Photo #00082

Powerhouse generator bottom bearing bracket / Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C. -- September 08, 1955. (Alcan Collection) Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C.

Two men looking up at the bottom bearing bracket for the powerhouse generator. The bracket, manufactured by Canadian General Electric Co., is on a low-boy outside the portal entrance.

Photo #00083

Preparing to lift powerhouse uppershaft and rotor disks / Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C. -- December 06, 1955. (Alcan Collection) Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C.

The pump floor inside the powerhouse. Workers are preparing to lift the Canadian General Electric uppershaft and rotor disks from the assembly platform.

Photo #00085

Aerial view of powerhouse switchyard and entrance / Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C. -- July 1960. (Alcan Collection) Power Operations, Alcan Primary Metal B.C.

An aerial view of the powerhouse switchyard and entrance up to the 1600' level. The wide clearing on the right is the tram right-of-way. The powerhouse tailrace tunnel and channel and the access tunnel portal are in the centre, and the construction camp is on the left.

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