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Sam Rayburn Governor and Pump Retrofit Project

Prime Contractor:
L&S Electric, Inc.
Koontz Electric Co., Inc.

Sub Contractor:
Koontz Electric Co., Inc.

Plant Location:

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Sam Rayburn Power Plant
At the Dam on Hwy 255
RR3  Box 486
Jasper, TX  75951-9511    

Project Description:
Owned by the United States Army Corps of Engineers, the Sam Rayburn Powerhouse is located near Jasper, Texas.  The project included the fixed price turnkey supply of two PLC-based governor conversions comprised of commercially available hardware and software to upgrade Pelton mechanical governors.  Also included in the deliverables was replacement distributing valve bushings and plungers of current design as well as replacement governor pumps utilizing L&S Electric high flow Unloader valves.   L&S Electric supplied governor and pump equipment, design engineering, and commissioning/training services, while Koontz Electric was responsible for all facets of equipment installation.