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New Water Power Industry Alliance with Evoqua

Evoqua Water Technologies and Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) have teamed up. These two powerhouses are now set to deliver expert underwater service to the water power industry. This unprecedented alliance combines the intake innovation of Evoqua with the elite diving capabilities of UCC to form an unparalleled service offering. [...]

2021-05-26T18:30:25+00:00April 27th, 2017|Press Releases, UCC News|

Fossil Plant Decommissioning Services

Power Generation Utilities throughout the nation have continued to schedule aging fossil plants for formal decommissioning. Over the years UCC has continued to lead in supporting both utilities and general contractors in decommissioning sites including their water resources and infrastructures. There are many plant components that require consideration in a [...]

2017-11-17T20:33:57+00:00November 21st, 2016|Hmpg Featured, UCC News|

Inspecting the USS Milwaukee (LCS 5)

In November of 2015 Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) was contracted to perform subsurface inspections on the recently commissioned U.S. Navy’s USS Milwaukee. “It was suiting for UCC to perform the scheduled inspection when the ship was in downtown Milwaukee for the commissioning ceremony,” according to Nick Stathakis, UCC Midwest [...]

2017-11-17T20:34:05+00:00January 7th, 2016|Hmpg Featured, UCC News|

UCC Acquires Great Lakes Diving Co.

Much can be experienced, visited and seen during a career in commercial diving. Jerold Smith exemplified this during his half century service in the industry. In 1965 after 3 years in the U.S. Navy Mr. Smith began training for underwater demolitions and his career in diving started. Upon finalizing eight [...]

2018-01-08T15:06:54+00:00January 1st, 2016|UCC News|

UCC Dive Vessel – The Margaret-Mae

Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) continues to provide the best services the marine construction industry can offer. The key to achieving project success in regards to safety, budget and productivity is the quality of the equipment being utilized to perform the work. All safety related equipment is a must. However, support [...]

2018-01-19T15:37:16+00:00December 8th, 2015|UCC News|

Circulating Water Intake Pipeline – Diving the Depth

Over the past 46 years of operations specialized commercial diving and marine construction services is nothing new to Underwater Construction Corporation. Multiple industries continue to turn to UCC when difficult tasks develop. Recently, UCC completed another challenging project which utilized the company’s excellence in innovation, project planning, equipment, procedures [...]

2019-04-30T17:38:26+00:00December 8th, 2015|UCC News|

UCC Presenting at the AWWA Fall Meetings

UCC’s Nick Stathakis – Midwest Regional Sales and Business Development Manager will be presenting on commercial diving and marine construction services pertinent to the water utility industry at the Michigan AWWA Fall Regional Meetings. Presentation topics will include industry practices, standards and safety, as well as, project examples. More Info

2017-03-24T19:47:30+00:00September 11th, 2015|UCC News|

Inspecting Historical Infrastructure – “I’ll Have a Double Latte Please”

Diving at various sites, on different components and in fluctuating weather conditions is nothing new to the commercial inland diving industry. You never know what challenges will arise or the interesting places you’ll visit. As the largest diving company in the US UCC continues to provide diving services around the [...]

2018-01-08T17:48:02+00:00September 1st, 2015|UCC News|

Cooling Water Tower Site Services at Purdue University

Cooling tower maintenance is another common, but unique turnkey service UCC provides for a vast array of industry clients throughout the power generation and manufacturing industries. Debris removal, gate repairs and replacements, as well as, screen services are just a few examples of typical preventative maintenance site services offered by [...]

2018-01-19T15:41:04+00:00May 27th, 2015|UCC News|

Dam Spillway Apron Repair

UCC customers continue to benefit from our multidisciplinary dive teams throughout the Midwest Division. From heavy marine construction to underwater nuclear coating services UCC is the leading expert in commercial diving for a vast array of industries. During the fall of 2014 one of UCC’s Underwater Inspection Dive Teams documented [...]

2017-03-22T21:49:53+00:00April 20th, 2015|UCC News|