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Rokstad Family to Re-Acquire Full Ownership of the Rokstad Power Group of Companies

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Rokstad Power linemen at work installing transmission line

COQUITLAM, BC, June 14, 2018 /CNW/ – The Rokstad family announces it has entered into a binding agreement, subject only to Court approval, to re-acquire full ownership of the Rokstad Power Group of Companies, which includes all operations in Canada and the United States (“Rokstad Power”) from the Carillion Group.  Carillion has held partial ownership in Rokstad since December 2014.

The new agreement allows the Rokstad family to regain control of the business and lead the Company through its next phase of development. “We are ecstatic,” said Rokstad Power’s Chief Executive Officer Aaron Rokstad. “Building a family-focused culture […]

ROKSTAD POWER EXHIBITS AT Power Forward: 2018 IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference & Exposition

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Power Forward – the powerline industry’s signature show – runs April 16 to 19 in Denver, Colorado. The all-encompassing conference and exhibition brings together top utility CEOs and some of the world’s brightest engineers in discovering the latest T&D products, ideas and innovations leading the industry toward the next generation of energy solutions.

Rokstad Power will exhibit at Booth 3335. During the conference, Rokstad Power representatives will talk about the capabilities they deliver including transmission, distribution, underground, outage response and live line services.

This year’s technical program has been developed to highlight the future while focusing […]

Rokstad Power Exhibits at DistribuTECH 2018 in San Antonio, Texas

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Next week Rokstad Power will join more than 300 utilities at the world’s biggest annual transmission and distribution event!

We are exhibiting at DistribuTECH 2018 in San Antonio, Texas.  The conference and exhibition runs from January 23 to January 25.

Keynote speakers will discuss what they believe utilities must do to thrive in the digital transformation that is redefining the industry. Conference tracks are advanced metering, customer strategies and technologies, DER, DR & other non-wire alternatives, energy storage, Internet of Things and smart cities, and microgrids.

During the conference, Rokstad Power representatives will be on the […]

Journeyman Team from Rokstad Power to Compete at ENMAX Corporation’s 6th Annual Lineman Rodeo & Safety Expo

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Next week we’re sending three Journeyman Teams and two Apprentices to compete at the powerline industry’s most exciting annual event!

The must-attend rodeo for transmission and distribution professionals takes place on July 15, 2017 in Calgary, on the heels of the city’s famous stampede.

The Rodeo provides a framework to advance positive initiatives in the industry. This year competitions focus on reinforcing operational and safety practices; promoting safety, quality and proficiency; and showcasing the trade to the public.

In addition to sending our teams to compete again this year, a Rokstad Power judge will be assigned […]