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: August 25- August 31

The following items are scheduled for this week.

  • Continuing deliveries to lay down yard, substation.
  • Batch plant is operational.  Remaining concrete pours are for pedestals which require 5 trucks each.  5 pedestal pours remaining.  Expect to complete all concrete pours this week.
  • Concrete deliveries will be to the following turbines: T104, 171, 167, 101 and 12.  Please see map for routes.
  • There will be ongoing maintenance, road repairs and ditch cleaning on all roads within the wind farm area (Please see map for areas impacted). 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: T18, 13, 14, 82, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11.  During component deliveries intersections may be blocked to allow continuous passage of the components.  All components will have escorts.
  • Components will travel on the following roads this week:  County Hwy 24, County Hwy 13, 2900 North, 2950 East, 3050 East, 2800 North, & 3160 East.  Intersections will have flaggers to stop traffic while components are traversing intersections.   All components will have front and rear escorts.
  • Turbine installations at:  T61, 60, 52, 33, 32, 28, 15, 84, 86, 85.
  • 2550 North will be closed between 3200 East and 3300 East for approximately 6 hours to walk the main crane from T46 to T52.  Expect this to happen on Tuesday (August 27) and again on Thursday (August 29) or Friday (August 30).  
  • 2600 North will be closed between 3200 East and 3300 East for approximately 6 hours to walk the main crane from T52 to T32.  Expect this to happen on Thursday (August 29) or Friday (August 30)
  • Plates will be installed on box culverts this week north of 2600 North.  Expected road closure during the installation is 4 hours each time.  Please check 2 day look ahead for closure dates.
  • 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

  • Concrete will be delivered to T167, 101, 103, 104
  • Ongoing road maintenance and ditch cleaning in those areas on the map.
  • Turbine components will be delivered to  T18, 13, 14.
  • Turbine Installation T 47, 46, 28, 15
  • 2550 North will be closed between 3200 East and 3300 East for approximately 6 hours to walk the main crane from T46 to T52.  Expect this to happen on Tuesday (August 27).

Next Week: September 1 - September 7

  • Turbine components will be delivered to the following turbines: T103, 104, 171, 167 & 101.  During component deliveries intersections may be blocked to allow continuous passage of the components.  All components will have escorts.
  • The roads that will be impacted with turbine deliveries will be USH 24, 3160E, & 3260E.
  • Turbines will be installed at T31, 96, 74, 97, 28, 78, 79

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