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Completion Date: March 29, 2019

Location: Northern Alberta

Client: ATCO

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Largest EPC project ever awarded in North America

The West Fort McMurray (WFMAC) 500 kV Transmission Line Project includes over 310 miles of high voltage transmission line, expansion of the existing Livock substation, and construction of the new Thickwood Hills substation, all located in Northcentral Alberta.  The project is expected to be in-service by mid-2019.






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December 2017

Fort McMurray West Transmission Line Project Named P3 Deal of the Year by Project Financial International

March 2018

Transmission Deal of the Year Award

April 2018

Top Employer of Indigenous Apprentices Award

October 2018

Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP) Project Financing Award

May 2019

Trade Contractor of the Year Project over $50M. Achievement Award

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