Project Progress

OUR PROJECT PROGRESS

December 3, 2023

Civil work was completed at Transformer Station M, KI/Wapekeka

November 19, 2023

Commissioning was completed at Transformer Station M, KI/Wapekeka.

Civil work was completed at Transformer Station U, Deer Lake.

Structural Steel installations were completed at Transformer Station Y, Keewaywin.

November 12, 2023

Equipment installations were completed at Transformer Station M, KI/Wapekeka.

Civil work was completed at Transformer Station Y, Keewaywin.

Civil work and Equipment installations were completed at Substation Z, Sandy Lake.

November 5, 2023

Electrical work was completed at Transformer Station M, KI/Wapekeka

October 22, 2023

Civil work, Equipment Installations, Electrical Work and Commissioning was completed at Transformer Station G, Sachigo Lake.

October 15, 2023

Commissioning was completed at Transformer Station U, Deer Lake

October 8, 2023

All conductor stringing activities were completed in Group 2.

October 1, 2023

Civil work was completed at Transformer Station G, Sachigo Lake.

September 24, 2023

Commissioning was completed at Transformer Station V, North Spirit Lake.

September 17, 2023

Equipment installations and Electrical work was completed at Substation R, Poplar Hill.

Electrical work was completed at Transformer Station U, Deer Lake.

September 14, 2023

Tower haul & Assembly activities were completed in Group 3.

August 27, 2023

Structural Steel installations were completed at Transformer Station S, Poplar Hil

August 20, 2023

Commissioning was completed at Transformer Station J, Kingfisher Lake.

Equipment installations were completed at Transformer Station V, North Spirit Lake.

August 19, 2023

Erection & Plumbing activities were completed in Group 2.

August 16, 2023

Transformer Station L, Kasabonika Lake was fully energized and are now under Wataynikaneyap Power’s controlling authority

August 15, 2023

Transformer Station K, Wawakapewin was fully energized and are now under Wataynikaneyap Power’s controlling authority

August 13, 2023

Commissioning work was completed at Transformer Station L, Kasabonika.

Foundations installations were completed at Transformer Station Y, Keewaywin.

Civil work, Structural Steel Installations and Commissioning was completed at Transformer Station K, Wawakepewin.

August 8, 2023

Structural Steel installations were completed at Transformer Station M, KI/Wapekeka.

August 7, 2023

Tower haul & Assembly activities were completed in Group 2.

July 30, 2023

Equipment installations were completed at Transformer Station L, Kasabonika.

Civil work was completed at Substation R, Poplar Hill.

July 23, 2023

Structural steel installations were completed at Substation R, Poplar Hill.

July 16, 2023

Foundations installations were completed at Transformer Station G, Sachigo Lake.

Civil work and Electrical work was completed at Transformer Station L, Kasabonika.

Foundations, Equipment Installations and Electrical Work was completed at Transformer Station K, Wawakepewin.

July 9, 2023

Electrical work and Commissioning work was completed at Transformer Station Q, Pikangikum.

July 6, 2023

Transformer Station E, Muskrat Dam and Transformer Station F, Bearskin Lake were fully energized and are now under Wataynikaneyap Power’s controlling authority

July 2, 2023

Foundations installations were completed at Transformer Station M, KI-Wapekeka.

June 25, 2023

Electrical work was completed at Transformer Station E, Muskrat Dam.

Commissioning work was completed at Transformer Station E, Muskrat Dam.

Civil work, Equipment installations, Electrical work and Commissioning work was completed at Transformer Station F, Bearskin Lake.

June 18, 2023

Equipment installations were completed at Transformer Station U, Deer Lake.

May 28, 2023

Electrical work and Commissioning work was completed at Transformer Station I, Wunnumin.

Equipment installations were completed at Transformer Station S, Poplar Hill.

May 1, 2023

Commissioning work was completed at Substation P, Red Lake.

April 9, 2023

Structural Steel installations were completed at Transformer Station E, Muskrat Dam.

Equipment installations were completed at Transformer Station E, Muskrat Dam.

Civil work was completed at Substation T, Deer Lake.

March 26, 2023

Right of Way Clearing was successfully completed for Group 3.

March 23, 2023

Foundations were successfully completed for Group 2.

March 22, 2023

Anchor Installations were successfully completed for Group 2.

March 19, 2023

Equipment installations were completed at Transformer Station I, Wunnumin.

Equipment installations were completed at Substation T, Deer Lake.

March 9, 2023

Equipment installations were completed at Substation B, Pickle Lake

February 11, 2023

Structural steel installations were completed at Substation T, Deer Lake.

January 21, 2023

Structural steel installations were completed at Transformer Station F, Bearskin Lake.

December 3, 2022

Structural steel installations were completed at Transformer Station V, North Spirit Lake.

November 23, 2022

Structural steel installations were completed at Transformer Station U, Deer Lake.

November 12, 2022

Commissioning work was completed at Substation A, Wabigoon Lake.

November 5, 2022

Foundations were completed at Transformer Station S, Poplar Hill.

October 29, 2022

Commissioning work was completed at Substation C, Ebane/Pipestone and Transformer Station D, North Caribou Lake.

October 23, 2022

Structural Steel installations were completed at Transformer Station L, Kasabonika.

October 22, 2022

Structural steel installations were completed at Substation Z, Sandy Lake.

October 20, 2022

Foundations installations were completed at Transformer Station L, Kasabonika.

October 8, 2022

Foundations were completed at Substation R, Poplar Hill.

October 2, 2022

Civil work was completed at Transformer Station J, Kingfisher Lake.

October 1, 2022

Electrical work was completed at Transformer Station J, Kingfisher Lake.

September 24, 2022

Civil work was completed at Substation and Transformer Station A, Wabigoon Lake.

Structural steel installations were completed at Transformer Station I, Wunnumin Lake.

September 18, 2022

Civil work was completed at Transformer Station I, Wunnumin.

September 3, 2022

Civil work was completed at Substation P, Red Lake.

September 2, 2022

Electrical work was completed at Substation P, Red Lake.

August 13, 2022

Commissioning work was completed at Transformer A, Wabigoon Lake.

August 6, 2022

Equipment installations were completed at Transformer Station Q, Pikangikum.

Foundations were completed at Transformer Station U, Deer Lake.

July 13, 2022

Foundations were completed at Transformer Station V, North Spirit Lake.

July 9, 2022

Foundations were completed at Transformer Station I, Wunnumin Lake.

Electrical work was completed at Substation D, North Caribou Lake.

June 25, 2022

Electrical work was completed at Substation B, Pickle Lake.

June 20, 2022

Electrical work was completed at Substation A, Wabigoon Lake.

June 8, 2022

Equipment installations were completed at Substation J, Kingfisher Lake.

June 5, 2022

Equipment installations were completed at Substation A, Wabigoon Lake.

June 1, 2022

Erection and Plumbing was successfully completed for Group 1.

May 21, 2022

Equipment installations were completed at Substation D, North Caribou Lake.

May 14, 2022

Foundations were completed at Substation T, Deer Lake.

May 2, 2022

Civil work was completed at Substation D, North Caribou Lake.

April 22, 2022

Installation of conductor wires (stringing) was successfully completed for Group 1.

March 30, 2022

Right of Way Clearing was successfully completed for Group 2.

March 24, 2022

Tower Assembly was successfully completed for Group 1.

March 2, 2022

Foundations were successfully completed for Group 1.

February 6, 2022

Civil and Electrical work was completed at Substation C, Ebane/Pipestone.

January 30, 2022

Foundations were completed at Substation A, Wabigoon Lake.

January 23, 2022

Structural Steel installations were completed at Substation A, Wabigoon Lake.

November 14, 2021

Foundations were completed at Transformer Station J, Kingfisher Lake, and Transformer Station E, Muskrat Dam.

November 14, 2021

Equipment installations were completed at Substation C, Ebane/Pipestone.

October 17, 2021

Structural Steel installations were completed at Transformer Station J, Kingfisher Lake.

October 3, 2021

Foundations were completed at Transformer Station W, Sandy Lake.

September 26, 2021

Foundations were completed at Transformer Station W, Sandy Lake.

September 19, 2021

Foundations were completed at Substation P, Red Lake.

August 22, 2021

Structural Steel installations were completed at Transformer Station B, Pickle Lake, and at Transformer Station D, North Caribou Lake.

August 15, 2021

Foundations were completed at Transformer Station D, North Caribou Lake.

July 10, 2021

July 10th, 2021 marks the one year anniversary of the installation of the very first tower structure on the Wataynikaneyap Transmission Line Project!  This tower was installed in the Sioux Lookout/Lac Seul First Nation.

June 6, 2021

Foundations were completed at Transformer Station B, Pickle Lake and Substation C, Ebane/Pipestone

March 13, 2021

Right of Way Clearing between Dinorwic and Pickle Lake was successfully completed.

January 6, 2021

Valard is proud to announce another major Wataynikaneyap Power Project milestone – wireworks activities (stringing of conductor wire) started on December 5th in the location of Pickle Lake, Ontario. Thank you and congratulations to all the people who made this incredible milestone a reality.

December 13, 2020

On October 29, 2020 representatives of Valard met with students enrolled in the Line Crew Ground Support Training through Opiikapawiin Services LP and the Infrastructure Health & Safety Association. The 12 week course prepares the students for work in the powerline field.

November 13, 2020

After 15 weeks, the Line Crew Ground Support (LCGS) Trainees have completed their training! A graduation ceremony was held today in their honour to celebrate all their successes and accomplishments.

As of October 29, 2020

1,000,000 total person hours have been worked on the Wataynikaneyap Power Project since January 2019!

As of October 10, 2020

716 out of 5002 structures have been assembled!

July 10, 2020

The first structure on the Wataynikaneyap Power Project was erected in the Siioux Lookout area near Highway 516.

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Another way steel structures are installed is with the use of helicopters. The helicopters will lift and fly pieces of the steel structure to be placed onto the foundations. Here a crew is pictured installing a tower piece that is being transported by the helicopter. ... See MoreSee Less

Another way steel structures are installed is with the use of helicopters. The helicopters will lift and fly pieces of the steel structure to be placed onto the foundations. Here a crew is pictured installing a tower piece that is being transported by the helicopter.

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So that’s what you guys do any Dakota Gman.. that looks pretty amazing

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Used to o that in the 80s with a Bell 212

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A completed and strung structure located near Pipestone. ... See MoreSee Less

A completed and strung structure located near Pipestone.
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