FirstEnergy Media Advisory
Transmission Line Construction Project Linking Davis-Besse Power
Station and Substation Near Sandusky
WHAT: Minimizing wetland impact by using helicopters to string new high
voltage transmission lines between towers
Dramatic photo opportunities will be available showing workers on
helicopter platforms attaching new transmission lines.
WHEN: Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at 10:30 a.m.
WHERE: Construction Staging Area, County Road 216 and County Road 261,
From the intersection of County Roads 216 and 261, take the gravel
access road east for about 0.7 miles and park along the side of
This 138 kilovolt transmission line will be installed on existing
WHY: towers that run from the Davis Besse Nuclear Power Plant to a new
substation on Route 4 in Sandusky County, a distance of about 30
While some of the towers along the route are accessible from the
ground, several of the towers are located in sensitive wetland
areas, and accessing these towers from the air minimizes the
environmental impact of the work.
PLEASE RSVP IF YOU PLAN TO ATTEND
For information call:
Chris Eck at FirstEnergy 330-384-7939
/PRNewswire -- June 18, 2013/
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