Collaboration and Ingenuity Allow Sturgeon Electric to Complete Major Tunnel Lighting Project Ahead of Schedule and Under Budget

November 27, 2017

  GRAND JUNCTION, Oregon – MYR Group subsidiary Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric) recently completed a major tunnel lighting renovation project in De Beque Canyon near Grand Junction, Colorado. The Beavertail tunnels shelter a section of Interstate 70 (I-70), America’s primary conduit for traversing the Continental Divide. With 16,000 motorists navigating the tunnels every… Read more

High Flying Line Workers Help Dominion Meet Tight Deadline

July 6, 2017

  WAYNESBORO, Virginia – The L.E. Myers Co. (L.E. Myers) a subsidiary of MYR Group inc. (MYR Group), demonstrated its commitment to clients by rapidly training and deploying a special team of line workers to help energize a transmission line in Virginia. It was already a week into December when Dominion requested the company’s help… Read more

Sturgeon Electric Leaves its Mark Installing Marker Balls for the Bonneville Power Administration

February 1, 2017

  THE DALLES, Oregon – – Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric) recently made a little piece of history in the Pacific Northwest when they used Human External Cargo (HEC) helicopter methods to successfully perform transmission line work for Bonneville Power Administration (BPA). Sturgeon Electric installed 23 aviation marker balls and associated hardware atop BPA’s… Read more

L.E. Myers Strengthens Synergy with AEP Upon Successful Completion of Cloverdale-Lexington 500kV Reconductor Project

November 28, 2016

          In the summer of 2016, The L.E. Myers Co. (L.E. Myers), a subsidiary of MYR Group Inc. (MYR Group), successfully constructed Appalachian Power’s Cloverdale-Lexington 36.5-mile reconductor project. Appalachian Power is a subsidiary of American Electric Power, or AEP. The new double bundle, 500kV line begins at the Cloverdale substation (North… Read more

Sturgeon Electric Transportation Construction Capabilities: A Closer Look

August 8, 2016

MYR Group subsidiary, Sturgeon Electric Company provides a variety of electrical transportation construction services, including overhead and underground electrical installations, traffic signal intersections for traffic management systems, intelligent transportation systems, light rail signalization and street lighting services. Serving clients for decades throughout Colorado and neighboring states, Sturgeon Electric Company’s transportation division now has offices in… Read more

Great Southwestern Minimizes Environmental Impacts During Construction of Antelope Valley Station to Judson Transmission Line

May 11, 2016

MYR Group subsidiary Great Southwestern Construction, Inc. (Great Southwestern) has successfully finished construction of the 144-mile Antelope Valley Station to Judson transmission line for Basin Electric Power Cooperative (Basin Electric) in North Dakota. The two-year project was designed to expand and upgrade the transmission system in the Bakken Formation, an area covering approximately 200,000 square… Read more

Sturgeon Electric Implements Innovative Solutions to Complete High Profile Hotel and Transit Center at Denver International Airport

March 2, 2016

Sturgeon Electric Company (Sturgeon Electric) has completed work on the new Hotel and Transit Center at Denver International Airport (DIA). The $544 million upgrade includes the new 519-room Westin-DIA hotel and conference center, a new public transit center that will service the RTD fastracks commuter rail connection to and from downtown, and an 82,000 square-foot,… Read more

MYR Group Subsidiary Sturgeon Electric Completes 500kV Transmission Line Project for Bonneville Power Administration

January 13, 2016

MYR Group Inc. (MYR Group) subsidiary Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric) successfully completed construction of the Central Ferry-Lower Monumental Transmission Line Project for the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA), a federally owned utility based in the Pacific Northwest. The 38-mile, 500-kilovolt line, connecting the new Central Ferry Substation in Garfield County, Washington to the existing… Read more

Harlan Electric Successfully Completes Work on PSE&G’s Southern Reinforcement Project (SRP)

October 9, 2015

MYR Group subsidiary Harlan Electric Company (Harlan Electric) has successfully completed construction of the two new 230kV overhead transmission circuits that comprise a portion of PSE&G’s $435 million Southern Reinforcement Project (SRP) in southern New Jersey. The SRP provides required upgrades to the region’s power infrastructure, portions of which date back to the 1930’s. Along… Read more