LY15 River Crossing

Client: SaskPower

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

Location: Lloydminster, SK

Length: 1.8 km


  • 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
  • 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
  • Approx. 235 m3 of concrete installed