Getting energy to communities

Bechtel provides integrated engineering, procurement, and construction or program management services for transmission lines, substations, and distribution facilities. These services extend to independent transmission lines and substations as well as those associated with new power generation facilities.  We have designed or commissioned more than 100 transmission substations and delivered more than 930 miles (1,500 kilometers) of transmission line.


  • Route selection and ROW acquisition
  • Substation and switchyard development/design/construction
  • Overhead transmission development and design
  • Underground transmission development and design
  • Subsea transmission development and design
  • Sustainable services
  • Power system studies
  • Procurement and supply chain management
  • Testing and commissioning
  • Project management
  • Storm hardening
  • Program management
  • Construction management
  • Full engineering, procurement, and construction