SW8 East 72kV – Structure Replacements

Client: SaskPower

Length: 26 km

Completion Date: March 2016

Location: Swift Current, SK


  • Replaced 99 tangent H-frame structures, and 1 double deadend structure with direct embedment foundations
  • Replaced existing OHSW and install additional shield wire
  • Established winter access construction and performed snow maintenance on ROW


Due to the condition of the line, all work was completed under energized conditions using hot stick methods.