Electrical Services

By: Michels Canada  09-12-2011
Keywords: Directional Drilling

Michels is a leader in electrical power infrastructure construction. Our crews deliver innovative and viable solutions for the most rigorous applications, no matter what size. Our expertise and experience includes overhead and underground transmission and distribution lines, as well as new substation construction and upgrades.

  • New Construction and Rebuilds (wood, steel and lattice configurations) through 500kV
  • Foundation/Caisson Construction including Rock Drilling
  • Complete Turnkey Projects (EPC) Including Survey and ROW Services 
  • Re-conductoring, Conversions, Extensions and Relocations
  • Hot Zone Fibre Optic, Installs or Transfers
  • Live Line Work (Hot Sticking)
  • Helicopter Installations 
  • New Construction and Rebuilds through 500kV 
  • Complete Turnkey Projects (EPC)
  • SCADA/RTU Installations
  • GIS Stations
  • Testing and Commissioning  
  • Site Preparation Foundations and Below Grade Installations
  • Control Buildings, Systems and Wiring
  • New Construction and Rebuilds through 230kV 
  • Joint Trench – Electric, Gas, Fibre Optic, CATV, Phone Installs to the Home
  • Duct Packages 
  • Rock Installations
  • Vacuum Excavation
  • Directional Drilling
  • Switching and Cutover Operations

Keywords: Directional Drilling

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