Goat Rock Dam Turbine Installation
Smith's Station, Alabama
Georgia Power Company
Extensive demolition and modifications to existing concrete powerhouse structure
The project included extensive powerhouse modifications at Georgia Power Company’s Goat Rock Dam to accommodate two new horizontal bulb-type turbines, generators, and associated equipment. This work included setting new downstream stop logs; extensive demolition and modification of the existing concrete powerhouse structure; modification of the water passages, including a new steel penstock liner, concrete flow splitter; and other balance of plant facilities. On-site work extended over an eight-month period.