American Transmission Co.

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Wisconsin communities score 355 trees through ATC, Bucks partnership

American Transmission Co. is donating 355 trees to Wisconsin communities as part of a partnership called Trees for Threes with the Milwaukee Bucks. The Trees for Threes program sponsors the planting of a new tree in Wisconsin for each three-point shot the Bucks made at the BMO Harris Bradley Center this season. That total was […]

New engineers learn the ropes with ATC design engineering team

American Transmission Co. is home to some of the best and brightest engineering minds in the utility industry.   That’s thanks, in part, to a team that’s relatively small and rather new; but it’s a team that’s making a substantial impact – design engineering.   In just six years, ATC’s design engineering department has supported […]

2016 in review

2016 was a big year for American Transmission Co. From new projects to new technologies, ATC is committed to being America’s premier energy delivery partner. You can read all about our recent success in our 2016 annual report. The report covers our commitment to excellence in power delivery, environmental stewardship, community partnerships and our financial […]

For the bees: ATC system protection engineer takes up hobby beekeeping with family

Tim Schmidt spends his days at American Transmission Co. helping keep the lights on for millions of people by ensuring electric reliability of the transmission grid as a senior system protection engineer. He spends many of his weekends monitoring and ensuring the success of a completely different type of system – honey bee hives. Schmidt […]

Aerial tree trimming planned for southwest Wisconsin area

Helicopter, air saw to be used along electric transmission line MADISON, Wis. – Crews are planning to use a helicopter and heavy-duty air saw beginning this week to trim trees along an existing 69,000-volt transmission line from the Boscobel to the Wauzeka, Wis., area. American Transmission Co. has contracted with Aerial Solutions, Inc. to manage […]