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Underground Transmission Solutions

The Proof Is in the Work

Trust Black & Veatch’s 55+ years of experience to help you control costs, manage risk, and safeguard reliability on your underground transmission project.


to design a 500kv XLPE underground
transmission line with joints in North America


years of underground
transmission experience


to design uncased HDD for
power cable to exceed 4,500 feet

Underground Transmission

A Leader in Inconspicuous, Safe, Reliable Transmission

As the requirements for moving power into congested areas and integrating renewable energy sources increase the need to work with densely populated areas, environmental resources, and public impacts are driving an increased need for underground transmission.

Partner with Black & Veatch to expertly balance the costs, aesthetics, and environmental concerns of your underground transmission project. As an industry pioneer with 55+ years of experience, we support you with cutting-edge technologies, deep manufacturer relationships, and broad expertise to safely deliver your projects on time and on budget.

Our Transmission Services

Shared or Public Right of Way Installation

Undergrounding Overhead Lines

Submarine/Underwater Cables

Trenchless Installations

Bridge Attachments

Pipe-Type Conversion to XLPE

Retrofits & Upgrades

55+ Years of Excellence in Action

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