Activities for the Week of September 16-22


  • Operating with 1 ground framing crews, 2 pole setting crews/Rock boring, 1 Anchor testing crew, 1 Steel pole assembly / erection crew.

  • Preparing all stringing set-ups

  • Stringing OPGW rope and wire

  • Sagging conductor

  • Dead-Ending conductor

  • Clipping in conductor

  • Delivering travelers and materials to structures

  • Rock boring holes for pole setting on the 115 kV

  • Installing anchors on the 115 kV corridor

  • Installing rig mats in areas of concern

  • Installing Micro Pile Foundations on the 115 kV

  • Receiving 115 kV materials

  • Receiving poles for the 115 kV

  • Performing orientations for PowerTel employees and sub-contractors

  • Health and Safety team on site

  • Environmental team on site overseeing all construction activities, performing bird sweeps.  

  • Have weekly meetings with White Feather Alex Peters and Elder Tom

  • Continue building of all-weather road to sub-station

  • Continue surveying along ROWs

  • Plan and organize for upcoming work activities

  • Commence ROW remediation work


  • Building all weather road to sub station

  • Floating PowerTel’s equipment

  • Supplying aggregate for pole foundations


  • Operating the man camp

FN Timber

  • Cleaning up concentration yards


  • Continue Micro Pile installation

  • Note: PowerTel and subcontractors last day of work for this rotation is September 24, returning October 2, working October 3.


  • Installation of insulation under foundations

  • Formwork for transformer containment slabs

  • Formwork for PCT building footings

  • Installation of reinforcing steel for transformer containment foundations

  • Installation of reinforcing steel for PCT footings and piers

  • Excavation of breaker and bus support footings

  • Installation of granular A pads under breaker and bus support footings