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July 11
Shearon Harris Plant


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Located in New Hill, N.C. and home to one unit since 1987, Harris produces 928 megawatts of energy.

ADDRESS:
Shearon Harris Plant
5413 Shearon Harris Rd

New Hill, NC 27562

BHI Energy and Duke Energy would like to express our thanks for your choice to help us in our upcoming outage. BHI Energy is extremely proud of the long standing relationship we have here at Harris. We take a lot of pride in the way our team members are a part of the day to day operations of the plant. We supply a full range of cleaning services for the site in addition to Radiation Protection Services, Decontamination Services, Tool Room and Material Handlers.

REMINDER

The plant is located in a relatively small town and the police force in the surrounding communities are very aware of the influx of people for the outage. Please obey the posted speed limits.

DRESS REQUIREMENTS

Personnel are expected to come to work with full-length pants and a shirt covering their shoulders with no offensive language or symbols. Some job classifications require ASTM approved safety shoes to be worn. Other than that you should dress appropriately using good judgment. Jeans are allowed with no holes.

CELL PHONES

Cell phones are allowed on site but cannot be used in the work place. After getting to work phones must be stored in the break room or locker and can only be used while on break.

MISC 

  • Bring two forms of ID, at least one of which should be a picture ID, (i.e. social security card and valid driver’s license) Make sure the ID you bring is current and NOT EXPIRED.
  • Bring lifetime exposure records if you have them. (Form 4 or written estimate from last job will suffice)
  • Bring your BHI hard hat with you if you have one

July 10
Contact Info

BHI Site Manager - Lisa Cimino
(919)362-2173
Lisa.Cimino@duke-energy.com

BHI Home Office: Lead Recruiter - Joey Melanson
1(800)225-0385 Ext. 1272
Joey.Melanson@bhienergy.com
July 09
Reporting Information & Directions

*** Important Information ***

In-Processing Orientation for Kings Mountain

Please follow the link below that will take you to the Duke Energy Home Page...

 
 
Before arriving at Kings Mountain for in-processing, training and badging, it is important that contingent workers know Duke Energy's pre-arrival and arrival expectations, such as dress code, documentation that needs to be completed beforehand, and safety protocols.

 

To help us out initially please:​

  • Bring two forms of Identification so we can complete the Employment Eligibility Verification form. If you are not familiar with what forms of ID are acceptable, then please give us a call.
  • Bring two documents for proof of residency. ie: Driver license, Electric Bill, Telephone Bill, Credit Card Bill, or Voter Registration Card.
  • Adhere to the personal dress policy, which requires us to wear full-length pants, sleeved shirts with no offensive language or symbols, and leather or leather simulated type material shoes. Some job classifications require ASTM approved safety shoes. Other than that you should dress appropriately using good judgment.

Report Date and Time:

0630 is the report time to Kings Mountain. Please refer to the report date given to you by the BHI Energy Recruiter.

 

Contact:
Inprocessing Coordinator- Katrina Hayko
(704) 471-5426
 
Physical Address:
Kings Mountain Generation Support Facility
1040 Beason Creek Road
Kings Mountain, NC 28086

Directions from Charlotte:
Take 85 South. Take exit 10B to merge onto US-74 W/Andrew Jackson Hwy toward Kings Mountain/Shelby. Take exit toward US-74 BUS/Moss Lake/Waco. Turn left at Stony Point Rd. Continue on Shelby Rd. Turn right at Vestibule Church Rd. Turn left at Commerce Blvd. Take 1st right onto Beason Creek Rd.

Directions from Greenville/Spartanburg:
Take I-85 North. Take Exit 5 for Dixon School Rd, turn left onto Dixon School Rd, stay straight to go onto Kings Mountain Blvd, turn left onto Shelby Rd/US-74 BUS, turn left onto Vestibule Church Rd. Take a left at Commerce Blvd. Take 1st right onto Beason Creek Rd.

Lodging Information Near Kings Mountain:
Holiday Inn Express:
100 Woodlake Parkway Kings Mountain, NC 704-734-0014
2001 E. Dixon Blvd. Shelby, NC 704-480-0881
 
Value Place:
1010 Sue Lane Shelby, NC 704-487-1001
 
Express Inn and Suites:
1601 Bessemer City Rd. Gastonia, NC 843-446-1188
 
Hampton Inn:
802 Cecilia Alexander Fr. Belmont, NC 800-(Hampton) 426-7866, 704-825-6100
1859 Remount Road Gastonia, NC 704-866-9090
2012 E. Marion Street Shelby, NC 704-482-5666
 
Affordable Suites:
1921 Bessemer City Road Gastonia, NC 704-853-0045
920 Grove Street Shelby, NC 704-471-0441
 
America’s Best Value Inn:
1721 Broadcast Street Gastonia, NC 704-868-4900
825 West Dixon Blvd Shelby, NC 704-482-3821
 
American Motel:
6834 Wilkinson Blvd Belmont, NC 877-574-2464, 704-868-2000
 
America’s Best Inn:
1207 Broadcast Street Gastonia, NC 704-868-4900
 
Super 8:
502 Cox Road Gastonia, NC 800-80-8000, 704-867-3846
1716 E. Dixon Blvd. Shelby, NC 704-484-2101
 
Campground Information:
Cherokee of Blacksburg:
140 Carroll Drive Blacksburg, SC 864-839-4001
 
Kings Mountain State Park:
1277 Park Road Blacksburg, SC 802-222-3209
 
B & D Campground
736 Stoney Point Rd. Kings Mountain NC 704-739-2958, 704-418-0669
 
The Best Campground of Charlotte NC
7800 Wilkinson Blvd Charlotte, NC 704-399-3251
 
Lake Norman State Park 159 Inland Sea Dr. Troutman, NC 704-528-6350
 
***Please ask about Duke Energy Corp. rate for discount***


On your first day reporting to Shearon Harris, you will be expected to arrive at 7am on site at the PAA for hand geometry (PAA was located at the HEEC but is now located on site).

 

July 08
Prohibited items

All vehicles are subject to be searched. Take the time to check your vehicle for prohibited items before coming to site. This includes but is not limited to  full or empty beer and liquor containers, firearms, illegal drugs or paraphernalia.

If in doubt, don’t bring it to site.

July 07
Lodging

Hotels:

Holiday Inn Express Apex-Raleigh (11 miles from Harris)
1006 Marco Drive Apex, NC (919) 387-3636
 
Woodspring Suites Apex-Raleigh (11 miles from Harris)
901 Lufkin Road Apex , NC (919) 387-4636
 
Comfort Inn Apex-Raleigh (11 miles from Harris)
1411 E. Williams Street Apex, NC  (919) 387-4600
  
Extended Stay America (14 miles from Harris)
1500 Regency Pkwy Cary, NC (919) 468-5828
Queens-$50.99, Doubles-$59.49
 
Extended Stay America (17 miles from Harris)
3100 Regency Pkwy Cary, NC (919) 460-1161
Queens-$55.24, Doubles-$72.24
 
Extended Stay America (19 miles from Harris)
600 Weston Pkwy Cary, NC (919) 677-9910
Queens-$49.29, Doubles-$62.04
 
Extended Stay America (23 miles from Harris)
2700 Slater Rd Morrisville, NC (919) 380-1499
Queens-$46.74, Doubles-$59.49
NOTE: For the Extended Stay America Hotels***Rates are based on a 30 plus night consecutive stay and are valid through the end of 2018***
 
Red Roof Inn Raleigh-Cary (17 miles from Harris)
1800 Walnut Street Cary , NC (919) 469-3400
 
Best Western Plus Cary (17 miles from Harris)
1722 Walnut Street Cary, NC  (919) 481-1200
 
La Quinta Inn & Suites Raleigh-Cary (17 miles from Harris)
191 Crescent Commons Drive Cary, NC  (919) 851-2850
 
Comfort Suites Regency Park (17 miles from Harris)
350 Ashville Avenue Cary, NC  (225) 384-5132
 
SpringHill Suites by Marriott (17 miles from Harris)
1128 Ledsome Lane Cary , NC (919) 977-7244
 
Fairfield Inn & Suites Raleigh-Cary (17 miles from Harris)
1120 Ledsome Lane Cary, NC (919) 301-8467
 
Hampton by Hilton Raleigh-Cary (14 miles from Harris)  
201 Ashville Aveune Cary, NC (919) 859-5559
 
Courtyard by Marriott Raleigh-Cary (14 miles from Harris)
102 Edinburgh South Drive Cary, NC (919) 481-9666
 
Homewood Suites by Hilton (14 miles from Harris)
100 Macalyson Court Cary, NC (919) 467-4444
 
Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Raleigh (20 miles from Harris)
1020 Buck Jones Road Raleigh
(919) 468- 4222
 
Hampton Inn & Suites Holly Springs (17 miles from Harris)
1050 Main Street Holly Springs, NC (919) 552-7610
 
Comfort Suites (17 miles from Harris)
1891 Bragg Street Sanford, NC (919) 842-5600
 
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Sanford (17 miles from Harris)
2110 Dalrymple Street Sanford, NC (919) 776-6600
 
Hampton by Hilton (18 miles from Harris)
1904 South Horner Blvd Sanford, NC (919) 775-2000
 
Econo Lodge (19 miles from Harris)
1403 North Horner Blvd Sanford, NC (919) 774-6411
 
***Please ask about Duke Energy Corp. rate for discount***​ 
 
Campgrounds/ RV Parks: 

Jordan Dam RV Park (11 miles to Harris)
284 Moncure School Road Moncure, NC (919) 770-6890

Goodwin’s RV Campground (11 miles to Harris)
1034 Moncure School Road Moncure, NC (919) 868-0973
 
Cotten’s RV Campgrounds (8 miles to Harris)
390 Cotten Acres Moncure, NC (919) 548-2644, (919) 542-3812

Dickens RV Park (9 miles to Harris)
2501 Corinth Rd Moncure, NC (919) 776-1220
 
Spring Hill Mobile Home Park (32 miles to Harris)
Chapel Hill, NC (919) 967-4268
 
Cooper’s RV Park (37 miles to Harris)
13528 US 70 Business Hwy W Clayton, NC (919) 359-8060
 
North Carolina State Fairgrounds (24 miles to Harris)
1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC (919) 612-6767
 

70 E Mobile Acres & RV Park (35 miles to Harris)

117 Buffaloe Acres Lane Garner, NC (919) 772 6568

www.rvinraleigh.com


Triangle RV Park (42 miles to Harris)

5909 Wilkins Drive Durham, NC (984) 219-7751

 

Heritage campground (43 miles to Harris)

526 Sadler family Road Carthage, NC (910) 783-8810

heritagecampground@gmail.com

www.campingroadtrip.com

 

Deep River Campground (50 miles to Harris)

814 McDowell Country Trl Asheboro, NC  (336) 629-4069

www.deeprivercampground.com

 

Raleigh Oaks RV Resort and Cottages (64 miles to Harris)

527 US Hwy 701 S Four Oaks, NC (919) 934-3181

www.raleighoaksrvresort.com

 

Four Oaks RV Resort (65 miles to Harris)

4596 HWY 301 South Four Oaks, NC (919) 963-3596

www.fouroaksrvresort.com