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Nicolas-Riou project

  • Wind Energy
  • Trois-Pistoles, QC

Schedule to complete fall 2017

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65 Turbines
224.25 Mw
85 km of road
Under Construction

The Nicolas-Riou wind project is a 224.25-MW which is located in the bas St-Laurent region of Quebec close to Trois-Pistoles. It consists of 65 Vestas 3.45-MW wind turbines with 110-m rotor diameter at 117-m hub height.

Borea performed the complete engineering, procurement and construction of this challenging project. The highlights and challenges of the project included:

Two-season build schedule

85 km of road

130 pieces of heavy equipment

involved in the road construction

35 000 m3 of concrete

6 meteorological towers

and a substation