In order to promote safe and renewable energy hydroelectric dams throughout the United States require periodic inspections of their components and structures. Each season UCC is contracted by the power generation industry and independent consultant engineering firms to perform underwater investigations fulfilling FERC requirements. Dive inspections are performed utilizing the latest technology available and UCC ...more
“Bar Racks? Wait, what do you call them?”
If you’re a company using raw water for generation, cooling or processing and have an intake system then most likely you have Bar Racks installed on the upstream side of your pumps and or turbines. Also referred to as Trash Racks, Intake Grate or Screen and one gentleman ...more
Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) generously donated it's vessels and crew in support of the 75th annual sailing of the Queen's Cup sailboat race from Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Ludington, Michigan on June 28th. The event is sponsored by the South Shore Yacht Club and is an annual, overnight sprint across Lake Michigan. The race draws more ...more
As the leader in raw water intake crib and structure repair throughout the Great Lakes and Midwest Region UCC continues to deliver turnkey services. Inspection crews, marine construction and welding dive teams perform vital services for an aging infrastructure underneath our surface waters.
Site services begin with an initial condition assessment. This initial inspection is critical ...more
Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) is proud to announce its continued expansion into the upper Midwest Region. The move is part of UCC’s strategic expansion whereby extending its reach into the Midwest for commercial diving and marine construction services. UCC’s original Wisconsin location was located in Cudahy Wisconsin; however UCC quickly recognized a growing need to ...more