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  US Army Corps of Engineers – Fort Gibson Modernization Project – January 2008
American Governor Awarded USACE Fort Gibson Modernization Project

Ivyland, PA – American Governor Company (AGC) has been awarded a contract for the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Fort Gibson Powerhouse and Dam project. For this project, AGC Company will furnish four (4) new digital conversion systems and provide commissioning and training services. The powerhouse features four (4) 12.5-megawatt hydro generators currently controlled by Woodward Mechanical Cabinet Actuators.

USACE praised AGC’s past performance supporting their existing units and on the digital conversions provided to USACE’s Bull Shoals facility in 2006. AGC’s previous work with the USACE has proven that AGC provides the necessary technical expertise, engineered products, management and site supervision that ensures smooth and successful projects.

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USACE Fort Gibson


About American Governor Company
American Governor Company provides fully engineered digital governor conversion systems for hydro plants, including PLC-based digital controls, electro-hydraulic valve manifolds, hydraulic power units, electronic feedback devices and unit/plant control and monitoring systems. Installation, start-up, commissioning and field training services are provided by our staff of experienced governor specialists and field service engineers. American Governor also provides full support for legacy governor systems, including a complete line of replacement parts for all types of Woodward governors and a growing inventory of new and reconditioned parts and assemblies for other OEM governors. American Governor offers Field Service, Training, Retrofit kits and Technical Support for legacy governors. The Training and Repair Facility near Stevens Point WI offers factory repair services for governor pumps and permanent magnet generators as well as our annual Governor School and twice yearly Focus Classes. American Governor has provided more than 600 digital governor upgrades and has supported over 1,500 hydropower plants in North America.

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