American Transmission Co. projects

Project website for a Wisconsin-based company that owns and operates the high-voltage electric transmission system that powers communities in portions of the Upper Midwest.

Ogden St. Networking Project

Project overview

The Ogden Street Networking Project in Menominee, Wis. and Marinette, Mich. is needed to replace and upgrade the aging existing transmission equipment, which will enhance the reliability of the local and regional electric system. The cost of the project is $17.1 million.

Project components

  • Remove the foundations, transmission poles and wires east of the Interstate Bridge,
  • Install new foundations, transmission poles and a 69,000-volt transmission line across the Menominee River, west of the Ogden St. Bridge,
  • Make enhancements to the existing transmission poles and wires on the north and south sides of the Menominee River, and
  • Upgrade the components within the Ogden Street Substation in order to accommodate the overall changes in electrical infrastructure for this project.
Project introduced to the publicWinter 2016
Pre-construction open houseSpring 2019
Construction startSummer 2019
Project in serviceFall 2020