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