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The Shipshaw Power Development project, built to supply energy to the Aluminum Company of Canada


Construction work being done on powerhouse No. 2 during the Shipshaw Power Development project

Construction work being done on powerhouse No. 2 during the Shipshaw Power Development project
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View of Shipshaw power plant construction buildings and excavation

View of Shipshaw power plant construction buildings and excavation
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Workmen construct entrance to tunnel C at the Shipshaw Power Development plant

Workmen construct entrance to tunnel C at the Shipshaw Power Development plant
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View of one of the largest dams in the Shipshaw Power Development project under construction, with the Chute a Caron powerhouse and dam in the background

View of one of the largest dams in the Shipshaw Power Development project under construction, with the Chute a Caron powerhouse and dam in the background
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Workmen on the night shift removing ice with a pneumatic hammer during the Shipshaw Power Development project

Workmen on the night shift removing ice with a pneumatic hammer during the Shipshaw Power Development project
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Workman thaws out his drill in a fire during the Shipshaw Power Development project

Workman thaws out his drill in a fire during the Shipshaw Power Development project
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