Crissinger-Tangy 138-kV Underground Transmission

Location: Delaware, Ohio

Client: Delaware, Ohio, Airport

Burns & McDonnell and New River Electric Corp. provided the project management, engineering, material procurement, construction and testing of the Crissinger-Tangy 138-kV Transmission Line Underground Relocation for the Delaware, Ohio, Airport.

The joint venture had overall responsibility for the project from initial design to procurement, construction and testing. Burns & McDonnell and New River teamed with Nokia as the cable supplier for this project. Burns & McDonnell developed all detailed design, as well as procured: the 138-kV XLPE cable, terminators, clamps, surge arresters, fiber optic cable splice boxes, fiber optic cable and tubular steel structures.

New River supplied all on-site construction management, construction supervision, construction labor, testing labor equipment, construction equipment, and construction materials. Burns & McDonnell/New River worked with Ohio Edison to optimize the cable size and duct bank configuration with construction methods.