More power supply capacity online in southwest

New 500 kV power lines stretch toward sunrise in the Sonoran Desert, near Yuma, AZ. AECOM was retained by Arizona Public Service (APS) to complete construction and program management work on one of the largest transmission construction projects in the west – a 500-kilovolt (kV) power line that connects Phoenix to Yuma. The project bolsters […]

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Smart energy use saves real dollars

An architect, flanked by banks of geothermal return piping, takes notes during an inspection in a mechanical room of the Gunderson Lutheran Critical Care Tower in La Crosse, Wisconsin. AECOM performed architectural design and building engineering services on the new $200 million facility expansion. The hospital has embraced practices in LEED-certified construction to lower its […]

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New 500 kV transmission lines for Canada

A Sikorsky / Erickson S-64 Air-Crane Helicopter lifts a new “6m body extension” tower segment into place as construction workers secure joint-connectors high above on another foreground tower at the Interior to Lower Mainland (ILM) 500 kV transmission line project in Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada. AECOM is the design engineer on the project. The Burnaby, […]

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