UCC was contracted to perform inspections on the raw water intake structures at a facility on the Great Lakes. Upon inspection it was found that 75% of the structure cap and support members underneath the cap had clasped over the winter.
UCC was further contracted to perform repairs to the structure starting with the removal of ...more
Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) completed the installation of a fish barrier net for a large hydroelectric facility located in Missouri. This net was located upstream from the dam and enclosed the powerhouse to restrict the aquatic life from entering the generating turbines of the facility.
The scale of the project required the use of equipment and material ...more
In the summer of 2011 the UCC Midwest Division completed a turnkey project for a hydroelectric facility in Wisconsin. The project work scope included the removal and replacement of the facility’s existing log boom and fish barrier net and installing a new 280 foot system designed to incorporate the barrier net in over 60’ of ...more
During the summer of 2012 UCC was contracted to perform underwater inspections on the Mackinac Bridge connecting Michigan’s Upper and Lower Peninsula. UCC‘s certified,
National Highway Institute, Bridge Inspection Team performed inspections on multiple piers in depths up to 140 feet.
Two of UCC’s custom dive vessels accompanied by deep dive equipment including on site mixed gas ...more
Philip G. McDermott
Global Nuclear Services
Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) is a leading global underwater service provider specializing in nuclear dive services for the past 40 years. UCC is proud to have safely completed more than 90% of the world’s nuclear dive projects in 2011. Additionally UCC will be providing support for 25 of the 30 ...more
Once again UCC had a successful HydroVision Conference in Sacramento, CA this past July. Our team wanted to thank everyone for taking the time to discuss our Hydro services. We are looking forward to another great show in Louisville, KY next ...more
The Practical Application of Technology Exhibition or PATEX was held in April 2011 at Nuclear Engineering
Services, Limited’s NW UK facility at Beckermet Technology Park, Nr Sellafield, Cumbria, UK. Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) was in attendance as a showcase exhibitor and onsite demonstrator. UCC and Thin Film Technology, Inc. conducted live in-water diving operations in the presence of more than 600 nuclear ...more