Transmission ROC Pilot

Client: BC Hydro & Power Authority

Location: Maple Ridge to New Westminster, BC

Completion Date: March 13, 2017


  • Bid pricing for transmission units and pre-approved for construction.
  • Coordination between 69 kV and distribution circuit outages and clearances.
  • LLP 69kV pole setting due to loading restrictions to sapperton pump.
  • Outage notifications with customers and businesses.
  • The scope was completed with no deficiencies and no incidents.


  • FB Valley obtained city permitting and worked with New Westminster City Powerline crews as various poles supported both BC Hydro and New Westminster circuits on them.
  • Many transmission poles within city limits, and on main artery roads, required significant city and road permitting coordination.