POLK TO FISHHAWK 230 KV TRANSMISSION LINE CONSTRUCTION
Location: Polk & Hillsborough Counties, Florida
Completion Date: Ongoing Project
Phillips & Jordan Role: Prime Contractor
The Polk to Fishhawk project involves the construction of approximately 34 miles of new 230 kV transmission lines between the Polk Power Station located in Polk County to the Fishhawk Substation located in Hillsborough County. Phillips & Jordan is currently performing right-of-way (ROW) clearing and access road construction for five segments of the Polk to Fishhawk project.
Work scope elements being performed by Phillips & Jordan include ROW clearing and grubbing; reduction and disposal of cleared vegetation; installation and maintenance of environmental protection measures including temporary stabilization, silt fence, super sediment silt fence, and turbidity barrier; construction of access roads and crossings (cable concrete and concrete box culverts); installation of storm culvert pipes; construction of pads using Geo-web with stone and earthen fill; installation of gates and fencing; and restoration and seeding of disturbed areas.
POWER MARKET SECTOR
Delivery • Generation
Phillips & Jordan is one of the nation’s largest right-of-way (ROW) clearing and access contractors that has established itself as a leader in turnkey ROW and renewable civil services primarily related to transmission line construction/maintenance and substation construction.