Beaumont is a 270MW hydro power project. It is located on St Maurice river/basin in Quebec, Canada. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1958.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 270 270 Active Quebec, Canada


The project is currently owned by Hydro-Quebec.

Beaumont is a run-of-river project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 424.3 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 37.8m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1958.

Contractors Involved

Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The hydro power project consists of 6 turbines.

Andritz Hydro supplied 6 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 45 MVA.


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