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UCC / UMPS Zebra Mussel Management Projects

Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) provides comprehensive operational and maintenance services for the removal and disposal of invasive zebra and quagga mussels. Its expertise includes removal from power plant and industrial cooling water intake structures, along with raw water screens for drinking water plants.  In addition to the diver removal, [...]

2022-08-09T21:41:12+00:00August 5th, 2022|UCC News|

UCC TransMontaigne Terminal Dock Repairs under COVID-19 Restrictions

Underwater Construction Corporation recently performed crucial structural repairs and underwater corrosion protective coatings application to pilings and dock infrastructure at the TransMontaigne Terminal Dock, located on the Mississippi River in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.  These pilings had weakened significantly, due to impact damage from continuous barge loading and unloading operations. The [...]

2022-07-15T21:44:12+00:00July 13th, 2022|Marine Services, UCC News|

UNDERWATER CONSTRUCTION CORPORATION TO ATTEND NATIONAL HYDROPOWER ASSOCIATION NORTHEAST REGIONAL MEETING IN JUNE 2022

Meet Underwater Construction Corporation (www.uccdive.com) at the National Hydropower Association 2022 Northeast Regional Meeting in Baltimore, MD, June 27-28, 2022. The National Hydropower Association (NHA, www.hydro.org) is a nonprofit association dedicated exclusively to promoting the growth of clean, renewable hydropower through their Path to Clean Energy initiative. With seven offices strategically [...]

2022-07-11T22:05:52+00:00June 9th, 2022|UCC News|

UCC HOUSTON OFFICE – Supporting Gulf Coast & Southwest Commercial Diving Service Needs

Underwater Construction Corporation’s Houston Response Operations Center has been instrumental in supporting commercial construction diving and underwater inspection operations throughout the Gulf Coast, Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Kansas, and Arkansas regions since July 2017.  Our Houston Response Operations Center continues UCC's 53-plus year reputation of setting the standard in safety and [...]

2022-07-27T19:21:46+00:00June 2nd, 2022|UCC News|

UCC SOUTH CAROLINA OFFICE – Supporting the Southeast Commercial Diving Service Needs

  Underwater Construction Corporation’s (UCC) South Carolina Response Operations Center has been providing commercial diving and underwater inspection services since 2018.    UCC supports underwater inspection, maintenance and repair projects throughout the Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Northern Florida regions.  Our South Carolina Response Operations Center continues UCC's 53+ year [...]

2022-07-27T19:22:49+00:00May 26th, 2022|UCC News|

UCC Safely Completes Critical Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer (CFRP) Services Project at a Mid-Atlantic Region Power Plant

Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) recently delivered a Carbon Wrap Service at a Mid-Atlantic Region US power plant ahead of schedule and under budget. UCC utilized a carbon composite repair system for structural strength upgrades to the power plant's cooling water intake system. Typical Pre-Refurbish Condition Typical Post-Refurbish [...]

2022-07-27T19:23:23+00:00May 19th, 2022|UCC News|

Cooling Water Intake Cleaning – Commercial Diving Services

Recently, Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) provided detailed underwater inspection services of an Ohio power plant’s underwater intake/discharge structures. Significant sediment deposits and blockage of the underwater intakes and discharges were discovered.  UCC provided diver-assisted hydraulic dredging, removing more than 5,000 cubic yards of accumulated debris from this cooling water intake [...]

2022-07-27T19:23:57+00:00May 19th, 2022|UCC News|