SERVICES

UTEC provides specialized turnkey underground electric transmission construction, maintenance and emergency response services for underground high voltage electrical systems from 69kV to 345kV.  Our clients are represented by the nations’ leading electric utility companies.

Founded in 1970, UTEC Constructors provides the highest quality expertise and services in underground high voltage electrical transmission construction. Services provided include turnkey high voltage underground transmission, installations of high-pressure fluid-filled (HPFF) and high-pressure gas filled (HPGF) pipe-type cables and splicing from 69kV – 345kV. In addition, UTEC performs XLPE installations of cable and conduits as well as underground distribution installations.

UNDERGROUND ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION HPFF AND HPGF PIPE-TYPE CABLE SYSTEMS:

UTEC is the industry leader in providing turnkey services for HPFF and HPGF Pipe-Type Cable Systems. Using our specialized equipment and cutting-edge technical expertise, UTEC’s talented and dedicated teams have performed thousands of splices and installed thousands of miles of cable over the past decades.   Our Engineers and Project Management team have decades of experience, are well respected in the industry and has been involved with many of the largest and most unique underground high voltage cable system installations in the industry. From the longest single cable pull of 7,250 feet to complex land to land or land to water to land cable installations utilizing Horizontal Directional Drilling, UTEC's expertise is unparalleled in the industry.  UTEC prides itself on its knowledge and ability to complete complicated marine cable installations.  We provide the best and most experienced splicers in the industry and we offer full Maintenance and Emergency Repair services throughout the country.  Our full-service offerings include:

  • Project planning and design
  • Engineering
  • Material procurement
  • Civil construction (open trench or directional drilling)
  • Conduit fabrication, welding and handling
  • Cable installation
  • Splicing
  • Cathodic protection
  • Pressurization plants
  • Cooling systems
  • Testing
  • Community relations
  • Project management

UNDERGROUND ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION XLPE-SOLID DIELECTRIC CABLE SYSTEMS:

UTEC provides the same suite of services for XLPE underground cable systems.  We work with all the major XLPE Cable manufacturers in the world to ensure an on-time, on-budget solution for our customers.

  • Project planning and design
  • Engineering
  • Material procurement
  • Civil construction (open trench or directional drilling)
  • Conduit fabrication, welding and handling
  • Cable installation
  • Splicing
  • Cathodic protection
  • Cooling systems
  • Testing
  • Community relations
  • Project management

UNDERGROUND ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION SYSTEM MAINTENANCE AND EMERGENCY RESPONSE:

UTEC can respond within 24 hours nationwide to any system maintenance or emergency response need you might have.  From Hoboken to Hawaii, UTEC Constructors has installed, repaired and maintained miles of high voltage pipe cable, solving the tough problems that come with every mile.   Our splicers and welders have devoted their careers to the underground and underwater high voltage transmission systems field. Our technical experience is unmatched in the industry.

TURNKEY EPC (ENGINEER/PROCURE/CONSTRUCT) SOLUTIONS:

UTEC can engineer, procure and construct your project from conception to completion. It is our goal from the start to build a strong partnership with each client, and to provide them with the most effective design to minimize costs and meet schedule commitments. We partner with the top engineering firms in the industry for the design and purchase of materials from the most renowned suppliers to the industry. Our long-standing relationships provides a professional, single-source solution for our customers with a sole point of contact and accountability.   UTEC can offer guidance and expertise to provide our clients with options early in the decision-making process, to help them reduce costs and streamline the project schedule. And by utilizing our partner companies in engineering, civil construction, and overhead capabilities we can further help reduce costs of unnecessary mark-ups and contractual snags.