Electric Transmission and Substation Services

Mears electrical transmission and substation services provide our clients with a complete solution by delivering the following programs:

PRE‐CONSTRUCTION SITE SURVEYS

  • Identify aggressive environments

SHARED RIGHT-OF-WAYS – PIPELINE AND ELECTRIC

  • AC mitigation
  • Induced AC voltage mitigation
  • Fault condition analysis

STRUCTURAL REPAIRS

  • Restore or exceed original design strength
  • Extreme sites: waterways, rough terrain, overgrown right-of- ways, etc.

SUPPORT STRUCTURE RISK ASSESSMENT

  • Identification of structures most likely to fail
  • Risk based prioritization to focus maintenance expenditures
  • Determining action required to maintain system reliability
  • Non-destructive testing

CORROSION MANAGEMENT

  • Design and installation of cathodic protection systems, both sacrificial and impressed current
  • Application of coating systems
  • Long line effects mitigation
  • Grounding system assessment
  • Substation ground grids and transmission support structures
  • Substation piping and other facilities

GROUNDING SYSTEM ASSESSMENTS

  • Substation ground grids
  • Transmission support structures

Electric Transmission and Substation Services