Line Design Services

Lumen bring a qualified and experienced team of Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, and Structural Design Engineers who can support your project needs from feasibility through to field implementation support.

Lumen lines engineering services include:

  • Transmission line design
  • Distribution line design
  • Design of new lines including route selection
  • Modification of existing lines
  • Structure and foundation design
  • Tower and foundation strengthening
  • Substation civil and structural design
  • Independent design reviews or verification
  • Electrical line design including conductors, earthing, insulation, lightning, EMF, RFI, Audible Noise
  • Drafting services
  • Owner’s engineer and construction support
  • Cost estimation
  • Constructability reviews
  • Engineering investigations, innovation, technology reviews, and R&D
  • Design standard development, review, and bench-marking
  • Purchase specification development

Software packages used include:

  • PLS-CADD and CATAN for overhead line design
  • PLS-POLE and TOWER for structural design
  • Power Lines Pro (PLP)
  • CDEGS for electromagnetic studies
  • AutoCAD for drafting
  • MathCAD for custom engineering studies