AML 199s East Airdrie Switches and Insulators


Project Name |  AML 199s East Airdrie Switches and Insulators


Client’s Name | ALTALINK

Location | Airdrie, AB

Date / Project Timeline / Delivery | Phase 1: Feb. to April 2022, Phase 2: Sept. to Dec. 2022

Market Sector | Utilities

BACKGROUND (Pre-Project Commencement)

  • Capital Replacement & Upgrades Project – 199s East Airdrie
  • BROWNFIELD CONSTRUCTION, TRANSFORMER REPLACEMENT, SCADA, site preparation, equipment installation, grounding, cabling, protection and control

ACTION (ICONIC’s Scope & Delivery)

  • The project involved the removal and replacement of one transformer (138kV/26.5kV, 25/33/42MVA) and pad, 138kV air break switches and strain insulators, 25kV disconnect switches and bus work, and removal of concrete pads. The project also included the installation of a Spill-Chek above grade oil containment for the transformer.


  • The major outages and work was completed on time with scopes relating to delayed material delivery and deficiency work completed later.