LY15 River Crossing

Client: SaskPower

Project: LY15 Construction of North Saskatchewan River 138kV Lattice Tower Crossing

Location: Lloydminster, SK

Length: 1.8 km

Highlight: Conductor across 1235m river crossing span is 3 phase 3M ACCR T73 conductor with one additional spare, and 2 phases of high tension low sag OPGW fibre.  Spans adjacent to river crossing are 795 Drake ACSR with two OHSW.

Highlight: Installation of 8 pad and pier concrete foundations to support 2 new lattice towers, with rock anchors incorporated on the uplift legs of each tower. Foundation design by others.

Highlight: Approx. 235 m3 of concrete installed

This path took 40 years.

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