Electric Power

Carmacks to Stewart Transmission Line Phase I and II

Major Milestone

This project was logistically challenging due to the geographical remoteness of the work. In addition, twenty-two structures associated with the line were in an environmentally sensitive area that required excavation to be done by hand.


Yukon Energy Corporation

Start Date

March 2008

End Date

September 2010


Phase I

Valard constructed 100 km of 138 kV Transmission Line and 30 km of 25 kV Distribution Line to the Minto Mine. Involving:

  • a 450 m crossing over the Yukon River, and
  • a 650 m crossing of Tatchun Creek

Phase II

Valard constructed an additional 67 km of 138 kV Transmission Line through permafrost.

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