The L.E. Myers Co’s Decatur, Illinois District Takes Home NECA 2019 Project Excellence Award

October 22, 2019

Decatur district recognized for innovation and originality for difficult high voltage transmission project across Mississippi River  Recognized as the premier event for the electrical construction industry, the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) hosted its 2019 annual convention September 14-17 in Las Vegas, Nevada. During the four-day event, winners of NECA’s 2019 Project Excellence Awards competition… Read more

High Flying Line Workers Help Dominion Meet Tight Deadline

July 6, 2017

  WAYNESBORO, Virginia – The L.E. Myers Co. (L.E. Myers) a subsidiary of MYR Group inc. (MYR Group), demonstrated its commitment to clients by rapidly training and deploying a special team of line workers to help energize a transmission line in Virginia. It was already a week into December when Dominion requested the company’s help… Read more

L.E. Myers Strengthens Synergy with AEP Upon Successful Completion of Cloverdale-Lexington 500kV Reconductor Project

November 28, 2016

          In the summer of 2016, The L.E. Myers Co. (L.E. Myers), a subsidiary of MYR Group Inc. (MYR Group), successfully constructed Appalachian Power’s Cloverdale-Lexington 36.5-mile reconductor project. Appalachian Power is a subsidiary of American Electric Power, or AEP. The new double bundle, 500kV line begins at the Cloverdale substation (North… Read more

L.E. Myers Completes ITC Great Plains’ Kansas V-Plan Project

May 29, 2015

The L.E. Myers Co. (L.E. Myers) a subsidiary of MYR Group, was hired by ITC Great Plains, LLC, a transmission-only utility operating in the Southwest Power Pool region, to serve as prime contractor on four segments of ITC’s V-Plan high-voltage electric transmission line designed to connect eastern and western Kansas. ITC’s December, 2014, energization of… Read more

Over the River and Through Wind, Ice and Snow MYR Group Subsidiary L.E. Myers Completes CapX 2020 Projects

October 29, 2014

Overcoming challenges such as relentless sub-zero temperatures, ruthless 30-to-40-mph winds, and a complex river crossing, MYR Group subsidiary L.E. Myers has successfully completed its portions of two major projects for CapX2020, an ambitious $2 billion joint initiative by 11 utilities to upgrade and expand the electric transmission grid in Minnesota and the surrounding region. In… Read more

PROJECT UPDATE: L.E. Myers Maintains Strong Reputation on MPRP Project

August 4, 2014

MYR Group subsidiary The L.E. Myers Co. (L.E. Myers) is currently in the final stages of constructing the Northern Loop of the $1.4B Maine Power Reliability Project (MPRP).  The largest infrastructure project in Maine’s history, the MPRP is expected to be completed later this year. Upon completion, MPRP will increase system reliability over the coming… Read more

IBEW Local 160, the L.E. Myers Co. and the CAPX 2020 Project

June 5, 2013

MYR Group subsidiary The L.E. Myers Co. (L.E. Myers) is currently performing electrical line construction services on the 240-mile, 345kV Brookings to Hampton transmission line, part of the CAPX 2020 Project in southern Minnesota. Watch video…