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Philpott / Kerr Station Station Service Rehabilitation Project

Prime Contractor:
Koontz Electric Co., Inc.

Sub Contractor:
L&S Electric, Inc.

Plant Location:
Virginia

Owner:
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Wilmington District
5460 Buggs Island Road
Boydton, VA 23917-9801

Project Description:
Owned by the United States Army Corps of Engineers, the Philpott and Kerr Hydroelectric Projects are located in Virginia.  The project awarded to Koontz Electric included the turnkey rehabilitation of the station service units.  Koontz Electric was responsible for the turbine and wicket gate refurbishment, generator rewinds, governor retrofits and excitation retrofits.  The governor retrofits were subcontracted to L&S Electric and included the design and supply of PLC-based governor control systems.  Also included was commissioning and training services.