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Foundation Spring Support

Turbine Generator

Clover Bar Generating Station 1969 was the first Power Plant in North America to install a spring supported concrete "Table" foundation

The pedestal constructed of concrete posts and beams supported this table. Between the pedesal and table were 126 specially designed springs.

this type of spring support design greatly reduces the amount of vibration associated with large rotational equipment


Edmonton Power Historical Foundation

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The museum is open May 20, July 22 & 23, and Sept 9, 2017.

We are also open to groups by appointment.

If you wish to arrange a tour please contact us via our contact form or at the postal mailing address.

We are located on the grounds of the Leduc West Antique Museum. Travel 5 miles west of Leduc on Highway 39. Go north on Range Road 260 (Cohne Dale Road) for about a mile and the museum will be on your right.

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