Skip to the content
« Back to All Projects

Breaks Substation Pad Construction

Location: Elkhorn City, KY


Project Description

  • 6 acre substation pad construction in very rugged terrain
  • 50,000 cubic yards of embankment and required import of over 10,000 cubic yards of earthen material
  • Installation of 700 linear feet of soldier pile retaining wall 16 feet in height
  • Remediation and mitigation of mountainside slip caused by below grade natural springs and seeps
  • Placement of over 45,000 square yards of geo-grid reinforcing material
  • Required removal of unforeseen concrete structure extending to 25 feet below grade