69 kV Transmission Line Retrofit

Project Location:  Northwest Iowa

IES Location:  Holdrege, NE

Market Segment:  Overhead Transmission Utility

Project Type:  Utility Plan Spec

This 69kV Transmission Line retrofit consisted of the removal and replacement of fifty-four miles of existing 69kV overhead transmission line facilities.  The contract requirements included supplying all materials, labor, tools and equipment necessary to complete the project in compliance with Engineer, Owner and Rural Utility Services (RUS) general conditions and standards for construction.  IES Commercial and Industrial was also responsible for removing and disposing of 54 miles of existing overhead line materials.  The route of the line construction crossed over three Iowa counties and required extensive coordination.