Photo property of the Holland Sentinel, Emily Brouwer/Sentinel Staff. Barton Malow, our EPC Contractor is assembling the construction crane for the... ...
Crane Assembly Begins at Holland Energy Park
Photo property of the Holland Sentinel, Emily Brouwer/Sentinel Staff. Barton Malow, our EPC Contractor is assembling the construction crane for the Holland Energy Park this week. See the full story at the Holland Sentinel.
Siemens in the News for Holland Energy Park turbines
Our partners at Siemens AG are in the news for their collaboration on the Holland Energy Park. See the story here.
Video: See the Technology behind HEP’s Natural Gas Turbines
The Holland Energy Park will operate two Siemens SGT-800 turbines in combination with a combined cycle process to generate electricity. Learn about the turbines in this video from Siemens AG. Video courtesy of Siemens AG. Copyright 2015, Siemens AG. All…
Barton Malow to Host Subcontractor / Supplier Outreach Event
Barton Malow, the EPC Contractor for the Holland Energy Park, will be hosting an Subcontractor / Supplier Outreach event at the City Flats Hotel next week Wednesday, February 11. The event will be an opportunity for the contractor to connect with…
Dan Nally Awarded Sustainability Newsmaker of the Year by GRBJ
Holland, MI – January 28, 2015 — Holland Board of Public Works (BPW) Business Services Director Dan Nally has been named Newsmaker of the Year in the Sustainability category by the Grand Rapids Business Journal. In an awards ceremony at…
Holland BPW & City Council Approve EPC Contract for Energy Park
January 21, 2015, Holland, MI— The Holland Board of Public Works (HBPW) and Holland City Council have approved an Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract with Southfield, MI-based Barton Malow for the design and construction of the Holland Energy Park natural gas power plant. HBPW and Barton Malow entered into an engineering services agreement (ESA) … Continued
Video: Restoring the Land Documentary
The 26-acre site of the Holland Energy Park was for decades a repository for tons (literally) of dumped scrap, tires, broken concrete, tree waste and other materials. Steps to remediate the site included the removal of dumped materials, preservation of plant and tree growth, wetlands restoration and remediation of invasive species. Learn more about the … Continued
Video: 3D CAD Projection of Holland Energy Park Construction
As part of their EPC proposal process, Barton Malow has put together a 3D graphics projection of the full construction process on the Holland Energy Park. Take a look!
HBPW Enters Engineering Services Agreement with Barton Malow
HBPW and Holland City Council have approved a $1.9 million Engineering Services Agreement (ESA) with Barton Malow. The contract outlines plans to begin engineering design on the Holland Energy Park and develop a full Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) contract.…
You’re Invited: Georgetown University Energy Prize Kick-off Rally
The City of Holland is a Quarterfinalist in a 2-year competition to win over $5 million. The Georgetown University Energy Prize is a national competition to encourage communities to develop innovative, replicable, scalable and continuous reductions in per-capita energy consumption. The…
HBPW Seeks Envision™ Rating
The Holland BPW has a commitment to our community to pursue a responsible, sustainable and prosperous solution for our energy future. With planning and site preparation for the Holland Energy Park underway, we continue to recognize the importance of transparency and accountability to our goals. That’s why the Holland BPW is pursuing top honors through … Continued
Holland BPW Studies Snowmelt Expansion
The BPW is currently working with Holland-based architect GMB to study and plan for the transition of the snowmelt system from relying on James De Young (JDY) Unit #3 to the Holland Energy Park. With the eventual retirement of Unit #3 at JDY, the proposed plan is for construction of a new snowmelt main from … Continued
Plans for New Generator Interconnect Route
The Holland BPW has announced plans for the preferred generator interconnect route that will tie in the Holland Energy Park to our community’s existing power distribution system. The proposed 138 kilovolt (kV) line would exit from behind the new plant,…
VIDEO: Demolition Underway at Future Energy Park site
Demolition is on schedule at the site of Holland’s future Energy Park. Over the past months, the Holland BPW has completed demolition of nearly all parcels of land necessary for the construction of the new power plant. Currently, contractors are…
HBPW Approves Contracts for Turbines & HRSG units
Development of the Holland Energy Park is progressing on schedule with the Board’s recent approval of three important equipment purchases. First, the HBPW contracted with Siemens on the purchase of two natural gas combustion turbines for $37.7 million. Against bids…
City Council Approves Land Transfer
In accordance with Michigan PA 425, Holland City Council has approved a land transfer from the Holland Charter Township for a portion of the future site of our community’s new Energy Park. The land consists of the region east of Fairbanks Avenue and north of 8th Street / Chicago Drive, and will be essential space … Continued