Watts Electric Company

KBR Rural Public Power District

Location: Norden, Nebraska
Contract Amount: $784,000.00

The demand for this project came about due to farmers transitioning from diesel to electrical irrigation. Watts Electric Company constructed the substation in its entirety. The project included concrete foundations, 15kV & 69kV steel structures and switches, arrestors, oil circuit reclosures, current and potential transformers, a station service transformer, voltage regulators, bus work, grounding, conduit, power conductors, area lighting, and grading. Highlights of the project included pulling in underground primary.