Beaty Hydro provides engineering services for water systems including hydroelectric power stations, mining water management systems, and domestic water pumps. As a small firm, Beaty Hydro is streamlined, efficient, and responsive. Beaty Hydro is well connected, with an experienced team of contract drafters, engineers, and industry experts able to execute complex projects in electrical, geotechnical, mechanical, HVAC, survey and field services.
Station design, operation and control philosophy, equipment specification and procurement, certified drawings, inspections, and project management. Operation and Maintenance Manual (O&M) compilation. System training for operators.
Concept designs, energy models (production models), hydraulic structure design, cost estimates, financial models, equipment specifications, and construction support.
RESIDENTIAL WATER SYSTEMS AND PLUMBING
Certified (stamped) drawings and specifications for storm and sanitary pump system designs as required for building permits.
Site C Clean Energy Project
Site C is a 1,100 MW hydroelectric plant located near Fort St. John in north-eastern British Columbia. The plant is currently under construction with a target completion date of 2024. Beaty Hydro is responsible for the detailed design, procurement, commissioning and system training for highly customized pump system equipment required for pressure testing the massive 2,800 cubic meter spiral cases surrounding each turbine. Beaty Hydro's design and procurement work is currently ongoing, with a scheduled system implementation date of Summer 2021.
UPDATE - As of June 2021 the pressure testing skids are fabricated and on their way to Site C. Beaty Hydro is providing on-site commissioning, and will continue to support the Client with on-site assistance through implementation.
Haisla Water System Upgrade
The Haisla Water System is a municipal water pumping and distribution project located within Kitamaat Village, on the west coast of British Columbia. It is a major milestone in water security for the Haisla First Nation. The system features groundwater wells, a booster pump station, storage reservoirs, and state of the art materials and equipment.
Beaty Hydro is involved with final project completion, commissioning, training materials, and writing the Operation and Maintenance manual for the system.
Andrew Beaty, P. Eng.
Andrew is a Professional Engineer from Vancouver, Canada. He has over 14 years of experience in the design, construction, and commissioning of major pump stations and hydroelectric power stations across Canada and on 5 continents. Andrew is a highly capable engineer and manager with a proven track record of delivering successful projects. He is skilled in both engineering design and project management.
In 2018, Andrew started Beaty Hydro Corporation, a fully-insured engineering company providing the full suite of engineering services in multiple disciplines. His clients range from major construction companies and leading engineering firms to small independently owned businesses and individual property owners. Under Beaty Hydro, Andrew has successfully completed numerous projects in various different roles including as designer, design manager, project manager, and Owner's Engineer. Andrew provides effective coordination between Owners, equipment suppliers, construction contractors, and engineers.
Memberships and Affiliations
American Water Works Association (AWWA)
BC Water and Waste Association (BCWWA)