FIELD CONSTRUCTION

ECF currently has 21 Employees serving in a Contractor Lead Capacity for Florida Power & Light and NextEra. Of these employees, approximately 15 are in the Transmission area and the remainder in the Substation area.

Field Construction Management

The three most important factors to consider in the Project Management Engineering Services area are: scope, schedule, project understanding, and controls. 

Utilizing our staff's vast years of experience, relative to the project disciplines, we utilize the most up-to-date software that allows ECF to manage any size project to a successful completion on time and on budget. 

ECF has gained experience managing large complex projects, such as monitoring CAPEX projects, can become a major effort for many companies.

 

Project Highlights

Transmission Lead/Oversight Transmission - FPL

We have approximately 15 employees who perform the role of a Construction Lead/Oversight individual in support of all Transmission Projects ranging from 13kV to 240kV as assigned by the respective FPL Construction Lead. Tasks that each individual performs include but are not limited to the tasks associated with Construction Lead / Oversight of activities by contractors such as Major Site Development including right of way construction; major site clearing; trenching; installation of poured & pre-cast foundations and landscaping. Pole setting (direct embed and poured foundation) of concrete, wood and steel poles including all required grounding. Framing of poles including all bonding. Wire pulling including single / multi conductor; overhead ground wire and overhead fiber installation. Conductor transfer. Installation of guying and associated anchors. Installation of underbuilt Distribution on transmission structures. Advanced rigging and Lift Plan development. Identify & Perform OSHA Lockout / Tag-out when required for project scope.

Substation Construction Lead/Oversight Substation - FPL

We have approximately 6 employees who perform the role of a Construction Lead/Oversight individual in support of all Substation Projects as assigned by the respective FPL Construction Lead. Tasks that each individual performs include but are not limited to the tasks associated with Construction Lead/ Oversight of activities by contractors such as: Minor Site Development including clearing; trenching; installation of poured & pre-cast foundations; installation of fencing and landscaping. Conduit; Raceway; Junction Box and associated support installation. Cable & Fiber pulling, testing and terminating. Installation of equipment grounding. Installation of both low and high voltage equipment. Basic Rigging and Lift Plan development.

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