Rock Stabilization

Revelstoke Dam Walkway Replacement

Walkway replacement on a rock face above the hydro dam.

BC Hydro
Revelstoke, BC

This work is being completed above Highway 23 on a 150' vertical rock face, accessed from ropes, by crane basket and by man lift. The layout for drilling must avoid existing multi-strand anchors installed in the 1970's.

Following is a summary of the project highlights:

  • demolition of existing walkway
  • installation of 3m rock bolts to support steel trusses
  • steel fabrication of walkway components
  • installation of galvanized steel walkway components
  • installation of pressure treated timbers and decking