Aldene-Warinanco-Linden VFT (AWL) Electric Transmission Project
Various Locations, New Jersey
The Aldene-Warinanco-Linden VFT (AWL) is designed to strengthen the electric transmission system by replacing facilities between PSEG’s Aldene Switching Station in Cranford, NJ, and Linden VFT Switching Station in Linden, NJ, in 4 municipalities throughout Union County. Ferreira was responsible for site clearing, demolition and removal of the old towers and foundations, installation of tower foundations ranging from 17 to 47 feet in depth and 5 to 11 feet in diameter. Ferreira was also responsible for constructing and maintaining the access roads during performance of our own operations as well as those of the overhead contractors post construction site remediation.
Miles in 48 States
As of 2017, more than 640,000 miles of high-voltage transmission lines in the lower 48 states have reached full capacity