• Water and Utilities

Transmission Lines

The growing need for transmission line capacity presents significant non-technical demands for our clients. Power companies and governments need a partner who can understand and seek to solve a wide range of public concerns, including those of Aboriginal Peoples.

Phil Shantz

Manager, Aboriginal, Land, Resources and Northern Projects 905 764 9380 ext. 434 Ask me a question

Clients need a partner who can help solve a wide range of public concerns

Our staff have unsurpassed expertise in environmental assessment (EA) and have been at the forefront of EA in Canada since its inception as a process in 1973. Clients rely on us for environmental assessment service approvals and transmission line routing done right.

As important, we have the capabilities in working with a diverse group of stakeholders on resolving public issues. Our goal is your goal:  to route transmission lines so that we avoid major public issues, while providing the power needed to serve a growing country.

"Our goal is your goal."

Arcadis has a long track record of consulting and working in communities, including with Aboriginal Peoples. Clients value our experience in environmental assessments in remote and Northern areas in helping them manage how projects impact Aboriginal communities, as well as traditional land and resource use.

Arcadis has experience routing transmission lines from 2-600 km.  We have successfully completed environmental assessments for transmission lines in rural, wilderness and Northern areas.

Projects include:

  • Bruce to Milton Transmission Line
  • Little Jackfish Hydroelectric Project Transmission Line
  • Supply to  Essex County Transmission Reinforcement Project
  • Woodstock Commerce Way Transformer Station and associated upgrade
  • Northwest Transmission Expansion Project

Questions about this sector

Phil Shantz

Manager, Aboriginal, Land, Resources and Northern Projects 905 764 9380 ext. 434 Ask me a question
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