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.

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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 […]

Mount Pleasant Tech Interconnection Project

Project overview American Transmission Co. is constructing new electric transmission line infrastructure to support the Foxconn development. The electric modifications include: Construct the new Mount Pleasant Substation south of Braun Road along the east side of County Trunk Highway H and Braun Road to provide electrical service for the Foxconn campus. Electrically connect the existing […]

Finger Road-Canal 69-kV Rebuild Project

ATC plans to rebuild the 69,000-volt electric transmission line that runs between the Finger Road Substation in Green Bay, Wis., the Beardsley St. Substation in Kewaunee, Wis., and the Canal Substation in Sturgeon Bay, Wis. Seven distribution substations that deliver power to homes and businesses in the area are served by this line. The original […]

Caldron Falls-Goodman

American Transmission Co. plans to rebuild a 21-mile, 69,000-volt transmission line in Marinette County between the Caldron Falls Hydro Substation on Boat Landing 8 Road and the Goodman Substation on 614 Woods Lake Road. The line is in an aged condition and reaching the end of its asset life. The project will involve removing the […]

Riverside Transmission Line Project

American Transmission Co. recently completed an approximately 4.2-mile, double-circuit, 345,000-volt transmission line from a planned new substation near the Alliant Energy West Riverside Energy Center to an existing 345-kV transmission line in the Town of Beloit. The transmission line is needed to connect Alliant Energy’s West Riverside Energy Center to the electric transmission grid. The West […]

Wisconsin-Illinois Reliability Project

Project overview ATC has identified an electric reliability issue that puts southeast Wisconsin and northeast Illinois at risk for a cascading transmission system outage under certain operating conditions, including high power flows from Wisconsin to Illinois. ATC is proposing a cost-effective solution which provides an alternative power path to address emergency conditions and accommodate increased power flows. Components […]

Kelly-Bunker Hill-Blackbrook (Line M-13) Reinforcement Project

Project need and overview ATC is proposing to rebuild, replace and remove a number of transmission system elements in Marathon, Lincoln and Langlade counties due to aging conditions and to improve reliability. Presently, a 115,000-volt line runs north from the Kelly Substation in the town of Weston in Marathon County to the Bunker Hill Substation […]

Prairie du Sac-Portage Electric Reliability Project

American Transmission Co. has plans to rebuild a 25-mile, 69,000-volt transmission line from Portage to Prairie du Sac, Wis. The project will involve stringing new wires and replacing aging transmission poles with new steel poles. Rebuilding the line will help ensure electric reliability in the area by relieving potential transmission system constraints. This approximately $51 million project received […]

Montello-Wautoma Electric Reliability Project

American Transmission Co. has plans to rebuild a 20-mile, 69,000-volt transmission line from the Montello Substation in Montello to the Wautoma Substation in Wautoma, Wis. The project will involve stringing new wires and replacing aging wood transmission poles with new steel poles. Rebuilding the line will help ensure electric reliability in the area by relieving potential transmission system […]

St. Martins-Edgewood-Mukwonago Rebuild Project

Project overview The St. Martins-Edgewood-Mukwonago Rebuild Project is a 14-mile transmission line replacement project. The existing 138,000 volt single-circuit transmission line will be replaced between the St. Martins substation in Franklin to the Edgewood substation in Big Bend to the Mukwonago substation in Mukwonago. Proposed work The work involves replacing the conductors and lattice tower structures, which are approximately 90-years-old. New, steel single-pole structures will replace […]