Emera Newfoundland & Labrador (ENL) intends to build and own a 500 MW +/- 200kV HVDC transmission project between the island of Newfoundland and Nova Scotia, including a 170 kilometre subsea cable and approximately 400 kilometres of overhead line predominantly on the island of Newfoundland.
ENL is currently seeking Expressions of Interests (EOI) from companies with extensive experience to provide right of way access roads and clearing services along the proposed transmission routes. The scope of future services includes, but is not limited to the following:
- Clearing of trees and scrub along the transmission route right of ways and associated project sites
- Clearing for switchyards, grounding sites, transition sites and laydown areas to support construction of project assets.
The intent of this activity is to identify companies interested in participating in this procurement process and to ensure the Request for Proposal reflects applicable input from potential service providers. Companies interested in participating in this procurement process are required to complete and submit the EOI questionnaire to ENL by 3 p.m. NST on May 3, 2013.