Pasqua to Swift Current 230kV New Line Construction

Client: SaskPower

Length: 53 km

Completion Date: March 2019

Location: Swift Current, SK


  • 182 galvanized steel H-frame and monopole structures
  • Twin bundle, 795 ACSR Drake and two ½” OHSW
  • 221 direct embedment foundations with 141 culverts, and 23 screw piles (subcontracted)
  • Line crossings over existing 138kV line and a distribution line

Highlight: Work was completed in environmentally sensitive areas where crews were required to utilize wash stations.

This path took 40 years.

We understand the difference between talking the talk and walking the walk. We know that to achieve success we have to live it and live up to it – every single day. With over 2500 pieces of owned construction equipment, our capabilities are limitless. Safety is our priority, always. Every day we work to show up better than we did the day before. The Forbes Bros. Group of Companies is now one of the largest private, family-owned businesses in our market.