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- 2014 -
Location: Chatham, Ontario
Client: RES Americas Inc.
Transmission Line Voltage: 230kV
Transmission Line Length: 35km
Structure Type: Tubular steel tower
# of Structures: N/A
Wind Generation Capacity: 270MW
Foundations: Design called for either direct embedment of steel pole or a 30’ deep steel reinforced foundation.
401 Crossing: PowerTel built transition structures on either side of Highway 401, to facilitate the high voltage underground cable installed to cross the highway.
Infrastructure Crossing: The project contains multiple major road, rail, and powerline crossings.
Right-of-Way: Line is built along an old railroad right-of-way. This reduces the impact of the line on nearby private property and the environment.