Category Archives: General Contracting

Port of Oakland Shore Power Project

  BCI was recently awarded the Shore Power Common Utility System Project at the Port of Oakland. This fast track, $1,000,000 project, involves installing 1000mcm 15kV Cabling, 12kV Switchgear, and electrical ductbanks to support future Shore-to-Ship power projects. Work is … Continue reading

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BCI awarded Oakmead Phase III Project

The third and final phase of the Oakmead Engine Replacement project was recently awarded to BCI. This $650,000 project will replace the final 2 engines at the Oakmead Storm Pump Station. Below are before and after pictures of an engine … Continue reading

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BART 480V Switchgear Replacement Phase II

This $6,000,000+ project includes replacement of aging electrical distribution panels and switchgear at 18 BART stations throughout Alameda and Contra Costa counties. Work includes de-energizing power to each station, which is only allowed during non-revenue hours. With work at 15 stations … Continue reading

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BART 34.5kV Cable Upgrade

Work is now fully underway on the BART 34.5kv Cable Replacement project. This contract, in excess of $9,000,000, is the first phase of a series of projects planned for the replacement of aging power cables throughout the entire BART system. Work … Continue reading

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Rinconada WTP Electrical Upgrades

BCI was recently awarded a $3.8 million dollar contract to upgrade the aging primary electrical, standby power, and PLC systems at the Rinconada WTP in Los Gatos, CA. Originally 4 separate projects, this larger, combined project allows BCI the ability to coordinate … Continue reading

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DWR Pumping Plant Control Systems Rehab

BCI was recently awarded a $5 million+ project with the Department of Water Resources to rehabilitate (3) pumping plants along the Sutter Bypass Canal and East Borrow Canal, located near Yuba City, CA. Work includes the installation of (E) 12kV Switchgear Lineups, … Continue reading

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Oakmead Pump Station Engine Replacement

In 2010, BCI was awarded a $798,000 contract for the Oakmead Engine Replacement Project, in which (2) 1000HP direct drive engines are being replaced for the Oakmead Stormwater Pump Station in San Jose, CA. Work also includes replacement of a … Continue reading

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