LOCATION: Charleston, West Virginia
CLIENT: Burns & McDonnell (American Electric Power)
COMPLETION DATE: February 2021
This project includes rebuild of the existing Boone - Ward Hollow 46 kV Circuit and Boone - Cabin Creek 46 kV Circuit to 69 kV standards; add an additional 138 kV circuit from Boone Station, and tie into the Cabin Creek – Hernshaw 138 kV Circuit.
69 kV lines are approximately 23 miles of S/C and 1-mile D/C; 138 kV lines are approximately 1-mile S/C and 12 miles D/C.
This work includes both lattice and tubular steel structures and various foundation types including grillage and caisson, as well as approximately 14 miles of new access road and 14 miles of access road upgrade.