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Prairie State Generating Campus Cells 3&4 Construction
PROJECT: Prairie State Generating Company (PSGC) Cells 3 & 4 Construction CLIENT: Prairie State Generating Company (PSGC) LOCATION: Marissa, IL  PROJECT SUMMARY Bloomsdale Excavating was contracted to construct two, separate ash containment cells totaling 56 acres which also included geomembrane liners, leachate piping and drainage layers. Cell 3:  • Covered 12 acres • Clearing and grubbing • Hauled 300,000 cubic yards of material excavation to another area on site • Placed 100,000 cubic yards of compacted, 3&r...

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Prairie State Generating Company Cells 1 & 2 Closure
PROJECT: Prairie State Generating Company Cells 1 & 2 Closure CLIENT: Prairie State Generating Company (PSGC) LOCATION: Marissa, IL  PROJECT SUMMARY Prairie State Energy Campus is a 1,600-megawatt coal-fired, electrical power station and coal mine located near Marissa, Illinois. As part of the energy campus’  ash management program, Bloomsdale Excavating was  contracted to close two separate ash pond cells totaling 51 acres. The project included managing a geomem-brane contractor, installing terrace drains, rock let-downs a...

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Prairie Power Pearl Landfill Cell Closure
PROJECT: Prairie Power Pearl Landfill Cell Closure  CLIENT: Prairie Power, Inc. LOCATION: Pearl, IL  PROJECT BACKGROUND Bloomsdale Excavating’s scope of work included: Value engineering & constructability planning, grading of coal ash and soil cap, erosion control and maintenance, demolition of existing steel and concrete foundation structures located in and adjacent to the Illinois River, installation of membrane liner, and soil stabilization.  PROJECT SUMMARY In 2012, Prairie Power closed its Pearl Generation  Station...

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Dynegy - Hennepin Pond 2E
Project: Dynegy-Hennepin Pond 2E Client: Dynegy Location:Hennepin, Illinois Project Background & Description Bloomsdale Excavating Company, Inc. was hired by Dynegy to construct a new fly ash containment pond for their power plant in Hennepin, IL.   The project required the new fly ash containment pond to be constructed within the confines of the existing, abandoned ash pond. To accomplish this, Bloomsdale excavated more than 55,000 cubic yards of fly ash from the existing pond, which was stockpiled as waste material. Bloomsd...

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Dynegy Wood River Unloading Facilities
Project: Wood River Plant Client: Dynegy Location: Wood River, Illinois Project Background & Description Dynegy's Wood River Power Station had converted to Montana Coal, which emits less sulfur. In order to more efficiently haul the coal, larger unit train unloading facilities needed to be built. Bloomsdale Excavating Company, Inc. was contracted by Dynegy to construct a new mile and a half-long rail loop for Dynegy's Wood River Power Station in Wood River, IL.  In order to meet the project requirements, Bloomsdale needed to make all of ...

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