Power Delivery

Transmission lines take converted energy from a wind farm to substations and distribution lines to deliver electricity to neighborhoods and communities. Transmission lines take converted energy from a wind farm to substations and distribution lines to deliver electricity to neighborhoods and communities.
Power Delivery

Comprised of licensed civil engineers, electrical engineers, consultants, land experts, and designers, our experienced team can help you deliver reliable power to your customers. We have supported domestic electric utilities, state & federal organizations, and private developers across the country. Our clients rely on us to provide exemplary service and quality engineering products, and we achieve this by taking the time to understand each project’s specific challenges and cater our services to meet those needs. Every project, problem, critical path, and client is important to us. 

Collaborative Results

Our team can work with you from beginning to end, managing your project, and limiting the need for additional consultants. We make it our priority to thoroughly evaluate your project scope to deliver innovative solutions. Partner with our team and gain a new perspective and robust list of skills to complement your project.

Technical Expertise

Transmission lines, the distribution system, and substations are the backbone of our energy infrastructure. Regardless of project size, our experienced team can navigate site constraints and regulatory requirements to get the job done. We execute projects from transmission line design to entirely new greenfield substations.

Innovative Solutions

Through our partnerships and processes, we’re on the forefront of providing technical expertise through engineering, software applications, and creative solutions. By pioneering grid modernization, we can create positive change in the lives of many.

Power Delivery Projects
345 & 115 kV Article Vll T-Line Design

Rochester, New York
Client: Investor-Owned Utility
Scope: 345 kV and 115 kV Article VII transmission line design

NERC Priority Analysis and Mitigation

New York & Maine
Client: Investor-Owned Utility
Scope: 2,000 miles (150 circuits) of 115 kV and 230 kV transmission lines

Pennsylvania Reliability Project

Northeastern PA
Client: Investor-Owned Utility
Scope: Rebuild, re-route, fiber and sectionalizing installations for 69 kV transmission line

Aerial Survey and M4 Line Modeling
Aerial Survey and M4 line Modeling

Client: Investor-Owned Utility
Scope: Acquired LiDAR and developed Method 4 PLS-CADD models for 4,800-mile transmission

Maryland 500 kV Tower

Baltimore, MD
Client: Investor-Owned Utility
Scope: Emergency repairs to 500 kV tower

Great Northern Transmission Line

Northern MN
Client: POWER Engineers
Scope: 225-mile, 500-kV transmission line and two substations

Core Expertise
  • ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys
  • Aerial Mapping & LiDAR
  • Civil Engineering
  • Conceptual Site Plans
  • Critical Issues Analysis
  • Cultural Resource Studies
  • Distribution Line Engineering
  • Easement Exhibits
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Site Assessments
  • Geotechnical Investigation & Design
  • Hydrologic & Hydraulic Modeling
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Layout Staking
  • Noise Assessment
  • Permitting: Federal, State, and Local
  • Pile Load Testing
  • Project Visualizations
  • Road Studies & Transportation Analysis
  • Siting & Routing Studies
  • Structural Engineering
  • Substation Engineering
  • Subsurface Utility Exploration & Engineering
  • Transmission Line Engineering
  • Utility Interconnection Coordination
  • Wetland Delineation
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Two Westwood staff studying a plan set on a drafting table. Two Westwood staff studying a plan set on a drafting table.

Updating and adding to today’s infrastructure is a big endeavor. We get it. From complex roadblocks to challenging environmental requirements, our team understands the nuances of local regulations and interconnection policies. We will give you the accurate data and reliable insights you need to transform the grid for a better future.   

Power delivery design. Power delivery design.

It’s time to visualize a grid that is both reliable and resilient. With our trailblazing engineers and design experts, we will deliver comprehensive plans and specifications intended for the demanding needs of today.  

Large transmission line in field. Large transmission line in field.
Construction Support

Integrated with the activities of developers and contractors, Westwood’s construction support services provide time-efficient data management and progress tracking. In the field, we help ensure compliance with design and permit conditions, as well as adherence to accurate construction schedules and budgets. 

Curious about all our experience?

We handle a lot more than what is listed here. Check out our portfolio of work across multiple markets spanning the nation. Don't see something similar to what you need? We love challenges that push us to innovate.