Cape Fear River Crossing (230kV)
Client: Duke Energy
Location: Brunswick & New Hanover Counties, NC
Length – 6000 ft.
Completion Date: November 2019
- Modifications of two double circuit 230kV lines (4 structures) across Cape Fear River increased clearance for shipping.
- Installed new middle arm which accommodates two conductor phases
- RE-conductor both circuit with high temperature, low sag, ACCR conductor
Highlight: Towers were reinforced by replacing and adding steel members under energized conditions.