Our members achieved a great milestone at the Husky Project in Argentia, Placentia last week, by completing the base slab. Congrats everyone! Form work continues as we begin moving upward. #NLSkilledTrades #BuildingOurProvinceTogether #OnwardUpward ... See MoreSee Less
Our members continuing their hard work at the Powerhouse on the Muskrat Falls project. To date, we have bent, cut, assembled & installed over 58 million pounds of rebar at this site. #HardworkDeterminationPerseverance #GettingTheJobDone #NLSkilledTrades #BuildingOurProvinceTogether Nalcor EnergyOn the Muskrat Falls Project, @trades_NL workers have bent, cut, assembled and installed over 26.6 million kilograms of rebar to date throughout the powerhouse, intake, and spillway. As you can see in the photos below, rebar is currently being placed in the powerhouse as part of the installation of the four generating units.
Rebar comes in various lengths and thicknesses and it can be shaped to accommodate the specifications of the structure being built. Once the rebar is placed in a grid fashion, the concrete is poured over it. Working together, the rebar and the concrete provide strength and stability to the structure. ... See MoreSee Less
Husky VP acknowledges the great work of our members at the Husky West White Rose Project in Argentia, Placentia – Quote: “Nairn says officials found that during the rebar installation phase, every worker was doing the job of one and a half people.” #NLSkilledTrades #BuildingOurProvinceTogether
Premier addressing delegates at the PBIS. Highlighting the contributions of over 1,000 skilled trades workers at the Husky West White Rose project at the Argentia Development Park, Placentia. #NLSkilledTrades #BuildingOurProvinceTogether ... See MoreSee Less