SCE selects Quanta for construction of Devers-Palo Verde 2 transmission project
Quanta's scope of services for the project consists of the construction of a new, 153-mile, 500 kV electric transmission line in an existing corridor
Houston, November 16, 2011 — Quanta Services, Inc. announced that Southern California Edison has selected PAR Electrical Contractors, Inc., a Quanta Services operating unit, to construct transmission infrastructure for SCE's Devers - Palo Verde 2 transmission project.
The main component of the project consists of building a new 111-mile, transmission line between SCE's Devers substation near Palm Springs and the new Colorado River Substation, near Blythe, Calif. The project also includes a new 42-mile, 500 kV transmission line between Devers Substation and SCE's Valley Substation in Menifee, Calif.
An Edison International company, SCE is one of the nation's largest electric utilities, serving a population of nearly 14 million via 4.9 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California.