Transmission & Distribution Lines

Chimax provides detailed engineering and design services for transmission and distribution lines. Our portfolio of completed and current projects includes designs for transmission lines that range from 66 kV to 500 kV and distribution lines that range from 13.8 kV to 44 kV. Chimax’s engineering team designs transmission and distributions lines from conceptual stage to detailed engineering and design.

Transmission & distribution line design engineering services include:

  • Determining the optimal routing/right of way
  • Providing design drawings and support for permitting
  • Interfacing and liaising with clients, contractors, suppliers and utilities
  • Providing plan and profile drawings
  • Designing pole/tower structures and arrangement drawing
  • Geotechnical and environmental permitting coordination
  • Detail foundation design
  • Bill of material
  • Material procurement specification
  • Sag and tension report and stringing chart
  • Construction specifications
  • Technical support during construction

Typical engagements include:

  • High voltage transmission line design
  • Distribution line and collector line design
  • Interconnections to transmission grid or local distribution line
  • Feasibility study
  • Cost estimation for transmission or distribution line construction
  • Owner’s engineering services
  • Project management