Transmission Line Upgrade

Gulf Coast – Volt Power performed a line upgrade in the downtown area of Panama City Beach.  The project was done in a short turnaround time for 5 miles of transmission line.  The new concrete poles, all in excess of 100’, were direct embed and designed for storm hardening.  The project layout was challenging, including […]

Joint Use Audits

Regional Communication companies – Volt designs system modifications and upgrades to comply with customer, pole owner, NESC, and DOT requirements. Large and small audits are performed providing data collection, pictures, measurements to support corrective action where violations are present.      

Joint Use Agent

Louisiana – Volt manages all Joint Use activities from agreement negotiations, structure access permits to safety inspections and cyclical attachment audits.  Volt serves as a one-stop source to ensure responsiveness and completeness. customer service.

Distribution Hardening

Florida & Gulf Coast – Volt Power has been integral in working with utilities in hardening their grid to withstand hurricane-force winds.   This includes a combination of installing concrete power poles, shortening the span between poles, and placing some sections of power lines underground. Furthermore, Volt Power performs daily maintenance and troubleshooting in the area. […]

Distribution Rebuild

Dallas, TX – Volt Power was selected to complete a significant overhead power distribution crossing over the 635 loop which circles Dallas, TX. This project entailed the drilling and pouring of deep foundations set up to carry 85’ structures across its 8-lane highway. Work was completed on time with no incidents, and effectively as possible. […]

Overhead Distribution Reconduct

Alba, TX – Volt Power completed a challenging reconduct and reconstruct 4-month job in Alba, TX to help enable a dedicated overhead distribution circuit to a gas compressor station outside of Dallas. This work spanned over 11 miles, 7 of which being double circuit work. The work was completed on time and safely by experienced Volt […]

Underground Distribution Installation

Cleveland, TX – Volt Power continues to support the development of the Santa Fe subdivision. Starting in 2019, Volt has installed underground and overhead power to over 5400 lots. This includes the installation of over 785 transformers, over 300 poles spanning over 15 miles. Volt continues to support the development with our overhead and underground […]

Joint Use Engineering

Louisiana Utility – Volt processes and manages wired and wireless structure access permits.  In addition, we provide pole-loading analysis, engineering design in their asset management software and post-construction inspections.

Winter Storm Viola

February 2021 Volt Power sent over 80 crews from Texas through West Virginia to restore power for the 2021 winter ice storms, Viola and Uri.  Although challenging conditions, Volt Crews were at their best helping customers return power after extended outages. A call into the Volt Storm Center from Angela in McKenney, VA was an […]

Winter Storm Uri

February 2021 Winter Storm Uri was a major winter and ice storm that had widespread impacts across the United States, causing blackouts for over 9 million people in the U.S. & Mexico, including the 2021 Texas power crisis. The storm also brought severe destructive weather to Southeastern United States, including several tornadoes. Volt Power was […]