Bright Stalk Wind Farm Construction Updates

Please note dates are planned and may change. Changes will be reflected in the next day update.

If you have any questions or comments, please contact the following:

Email: brightstalk@edpr.com      Phone: 800-557-5183

THIS WEEK: September 15 - September 21

The following items are scheduled for this week.

  • Continuing deliveries to lay down yard, substation and O&M building.
  • Batch plant is no longer operational.
  • There will be ongoing maintenance, road repairs and ditch seeding on all roads within the wind farm area. Road closures will on be in areas in which repairs may be needed.  Those areas will be noted in the 2 day look ahead.
  • Turbine components will be delivered to the following turbines: T12.  During component deliveries intersections may be blocked to allow continuous passage of the components.  All components will have escorts. 
  • Turbine installations at:  T74, 69, 73, 20, 21, 97, 28, 27.
  • 3160 East will be closed between 2600 North and 2700 North for approximately 6 hours to walk the main crane from T74 to T96.  Expect this to happen on Tuesday or Wednesday (September 17 or 18 ). 
  • 3050 East will be closed between 2600 North and 2700 North and 3300 East for approximately 6 hours to walk the main crane from T97 to T28.  Expect this to happen on Thursday (September 19).
  • East 2700 North will be closed between North 3160 and North 3260 for approximately 6 hours to walk main crane from T96 to T69 on Thursday (September 19)
  • Temporary radius’s are being removed throughout the project as deliveries and turbine installations are completed.  Please see two day look ahead for information.

2-Day Look ahead

  • 1 blade will be left to delivered to T12.  Date of arrival TBD.
  • Ongoing road maintenance and ditch seeding throughout the wind farm.
  • Turbine Installation T10, 28, 8, 27.
  • Removing temporary radius at T32, 60 and 52.
  • 3160 East will be closed between 2600 North and 2700 North for approximately 6 hours to walk the main crane from T74 to T96.  Expect this to happen on Friday or Saturday  (September 20 or 21 ). 

Next Week: September 22 - September 28

  • Turbines will be installed at T15, 84, 86, 83, 7, 26, 25, 24, 7, 78.
  • Access Road radiuses to be reclaimed along 2600 North.

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