Project Description

The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corp. – Locks 1,2&7 Hands-Free Mooring
St. Catharines and Thorold, Ontario

This contract consisted generally of the work associated with the installation of three (3) Hands-Free Mooring units and associated systems at each of Locks 1 and 2 of the Welland Canal in St. Catharines, Ontario and Lock 7 of the Welland Canal in Thorold, Ontario.

Our scope of work included the installation of Three (3) PLC Enclosures; Nine (9) Motor Control Panels (MCPs); Eighteen (18) Dynamic Braking Resistors; Nine (9) Winch Assemblies; Nine (9) Winch Support Frames; Nine (9) Hydraulic Power Units (HPU’s); Nine (9) Dynamic Units c/w vacuum; Nine (9) Festoon Assemblies and Power Distribution Equipment at each of the Three (3) E-Houses. Procon fabricated, installed and commissioned Six (6) Camera Control Panels; Three (3) UPS Transfer Switches; Nine (9) HFM Communication Panels; Nine (9) HMI Panels and Three (3) Control Building Security Systems.

Systems Completed:

  • Electrical distribution and controls,
  • Mechanical installation of the HFM units,
  • Bubbler piping and rail heater installation,
  • Fiber and network installation, terminations and commissioning.