Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE) Westport to Wilkens Cable


Baltimore, MD

Project Manager(s)
Ken Piazza, Jr, PE

Services Provided
Construction Materials Testing

Completion Date

Willbros T&D East is contracted to install a new underground duct bank system, including all related civil works and restoration, for the Baltimore Gas and Electric Company’s (BGE), Westport to Wilkens 115 kVXLPE Underground Cable Project. The project consists of installation of a 115 kV Cross-linked Polyethylene (XLPE) cable system by means of a concrete encased duct bank for an underground transmission line which is approximately 2.3 miles long and will terminate at new structures in the Wilkens Avenue Substation and the existing Westport Substation.As a subcontractor, Draper Aden Associate is contracted to provide the following:

Construction Phase Site Quality Control (QC) Services: The QC services will include field observation, reporting soil compaction (Standard Proctor and Soil Classification) and concrete (Compression Strength) testing.

Construction Phase Surveying Service: The surveying services will include establishing vertical and horizontal control along the proposed cable route, mark and flag cable route and area’s of clearing.