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ATC wraps up electric work in Zoo Interchange

American Transmission Co. has just completed its work in the Milwaukee Zoo Interchange to relocate and erect new electric transmission infrastructure to accommodate the Wisconsin Department of Transportation’s interchange expansion plans. ATC began the transmission line portion of the project in June 2013 to relocate seven overhead 138-kilovolt transmission lines and erect 59 single pole […]

ATC employees volunteer during United Way Days of Caring

During American Transmission Co.’s United Way Days of Caring this year, more than 100 employees volunteered for projects at various agencies. In the span of a few short days, employees helped United Way organizations accomplish a great deal, while at the same time learning how much help is needed in the community each day. Day of Caring […]

ATC Transmission System Assessment describes changing landscape

Plans address generation changes, reliability requirements, industry dynamics PEWAUKEE, Wis. – American Transmission Co.’s 2014 10-Year Transmission System Assessment is now available and describes the need for continued investment to address not only reliability needs, but also to respond to an evolving regional energy market and changes in public policy concerning air quality rules and […]

ATC completes two grid projects in eastern Upper Peninsula

High-voltage direct-current device, rebuilt lines improve reliability, operations DE PERE, Wis. – American Transmission Co. has improved the reliability of the electrical grid in the Upper Peninsula with the completion of two projects in the St. Ignace, Michigan, area. A new high voltage, direct-current flow control device and associated substation also were placed into commercial […]

ATC to discuss proposed transmission line in Fond du Lac County

Final open house regarding the project will be Oct. 21 at the Eden Community Center PEWAUKEE, Wis. – An informational open house will provide an opportunity for area landowners and members of the public to comment on American Transmission Co.’s proposal for a new 138,000-volt transmission line to connect to a new We Energies substation. […]