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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 [...]

2022-06-09T20:21:04+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 [...]

2022-06-02T20:41:44+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 [...]

2022-05-27T18:59:33+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 [...]

2022-05-19T22:56:24+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 [...]

2022-05-19T20:11:31+00:00May 19th, 2022|UCC News|

Maryland Dive Company is Now Open for Business

Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) is delighted to announce our newest office in Glen Burnie, Maryland.  The Mid-Atlantic Region is already home to many of UCC’s customers, and the new location will enhance customer service in that area. “UCC is proud to be increasing our footprint by opening another office location [...]

2022-05-10T21:09:53+00:00May 10th, 2022|Hmpg Featured, UCC News|

Sediment / Sludge Dredging & Dewatering Services

In 2021, UCC acquired Mineral Processing Services LLC, forming the division (UMPS - https://mpsmaine.com).  The acquisition targets power-generation customers needing commercial diving, combined with high-rate dredging and dewatering  of sediments and industrial sludges. The Smartfeed® chemical program prepares pumped slurries found in pits, ponds, and lagoons for dewatering, using Geotube® [...]

2022-05-10T21:02:32+00:00April 22nd, 2022|Hmpg Featured, UCC News|

Congratulations to Constellation Energy Corporation!

Underwater Construction Corporation congratulates Exelon Corporation on the successful separation and transfer of its power generation facilities to Constellation Energy Corporation which was completed on February 2, 2022.  “UCC has had a long partnership with Exelon, supporting its nuclear, hydroelectric and petroleum power plant operations with diving services for many [...]