Gosfield Wind Project - Mortenson is constructing a 50-megawatt wind power facility for Brookfield Renewable Power, a global developer based in Quebec. The Gosfield Wind Project is located in southwestern Ontario, an agricultural region often referred to as the Canadian "Banana Belt." For this project, Mortenson Construction is erecting 22 Siemens 2.3-megawatt wind turbines. Construction began in May with the project expected to be operational by September 2010.
Penascal II Wind Project - Mortenson recently completed the engineering and construction of Iberdrola Renewables' 201.6-megawatt Penascal II Wind Project near Sarita, Texas. For this project, Mortenson erected 84 Mitsubishi 2.4-megawatt wind turbines.The project represents the 10th wind power project constructed by Mortenson for Iberdrola Renewables. The project became operational in April 2010 and power from this project is delivered to customers of CPS Energy of San Antonio and the South Texas Energy Cooperative (STEC).
Dokie Wind Project - Selected by GE Energy Financial Services and Plutonic Power Corporation, Mortenson is providing engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) for the first phase of the Dokie Wind Project in Chetwynd, British Columbia, located about 675 miles northwest of Vancouver, B.C. Mortenson is erecting 48 Vestas 3.0-megawatt wind turbines, which will provide 144 megawatts of clean, renewable power to the region, which will be purchased by BC Hydro. The Dokie Wind Project is expected to be operational by December 2010.
St. Joseph Wind Farm - Mortenson is building the 138-megawatt St. Joseph Wind Farm near Montcalm, Manitoba, about 15 miles north of the Minnesota-Manitoba border. Selected by Pattern Energy Group and BowArk Energy to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC), Mortenson will erect 60 Siemens 2.3-megawatt wind turbines for the St. Joseph Wind Farm, which is expected to become operational by December 2010.
Linden Wind Farm - Mortenson recently completed the 50-megawatt Linden Wind Farm, located near Goldendale in southern Washington for enXco. For this project, Mortenson is erecting 25 RePower 2.0-megawatt turbines.
About Mortenson Construction
Founded in 1954, Mortenson Construction is a U.S.-based, family-owned construction company. Ranked as the 24th largest contractor in America for 2010, according to Engineering News-Record, Mortenson provides a complete range of services, including planning, program management, preconstruction, general contracting, construction management, design-build, and turn-key development. Mortenson has offices in Chicago, Denver, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Phoenix, and Seattle with international operations in Canada and China.