SCANA Corp. has awarded Pike Electric Corp. a $275 million engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract for approximately 250 miles of new 230kV transmission lines associated with the expansion of the V.C. Summer Nuclear Station in South Carolina.
The lines will support the two nuclear power units being added by South Carolina Electric & Gas Company, principal subsidiary of SCANA Corp., and the South Carolina Public Service Authority (Santee Cooper), a state-owned electric and water utility in South Carolina.
The new units, V.C. Summer 2 and 3, are scheduled for completion in 2016 and 2019.
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