/ 350 kV overhead high-voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission line

The project was 1,092 km in length, connecting the Muskrat Falls Generating Facility in central Labrador to Soldiers Pond on Newfoundland’s Avalon Peninsula

Some key features of this project are:

  • 3,223 towers installed- including 2,841 guyed structures & 382 self-supporting structures
  • 8,667,616 bolts were used to install 34,093 metric tons of steel
  • Crews installed 4,369 foundations and 11,364 anchors
  • The total length of conductor installed was 2,964.4 km
  • There were 1,446 staff working on the project for a total of 4,172,806 labour hours
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/ Client

Nalcor Energy

/ Start Date

Sep
2014

/ End Date

Nov
2017