Product Company: American Augers

Two Platforms, Two Shore Approaches, Two Lines And A Hurricane

January 2014, Vol. 241 No. 1

The power supply for Virginia’s densely populated Middle Peninsula Area, on the Chesapeake Bay, is currently adequate but somewhat fragile; a single 115 kV line extends southward from the Harmony Village Substation of Dominion Virginia Power (DVP). The non-redundant power supply was at risk for long interruptions and local demand threatened to outstrip supply.