Pyrites Hydroelectric Project, Canton, New York

by John Cordes, Hydra-Co Enterprises, Syracuse, NY, USA,
A. Sinan Koseatac, Hydra-Co Enterprises, Syracuse, NY, USA,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Water Power '87

Abstract: This paper describes the Pyrites Hydroelectric Project in Canton, New York, an 8-MW project completed in December 1985. The key to its successful development was a team approach that included the owner, the contractor, and the engineer, and that allowed value engineering concepts to be applied, resulting in significant cost savings.

Subject Headings: Hydro power | Value engineering | Power plants | Construction costs | Team building | Owners | North America | United States | New York

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