BDS – March 5, 2021
6.9m Wide x 6.65m High x 38.4m Long @ 105700kgs!
22’6 Wide x 21’8 High x 126′ Long @ 23300lbs!
PermitNow’s last superload of the 2020 Winter Season before Spring Restrictions come on!
This compressor travelled High Load Corridor from Slave Lake AB to New Town ND, a total of 1830km (1136mi), from March 1 – March 5.
There were 30 approvals to obtain for this, and we got them done in less than the 7 business days that most of these power companies require notice for!
Cutting it close, this load had to be detoured in North Dakota to avoid some last minute road bans!
Approvals obtained in Alberta were: FORTIS, ATCO, AltaLink, Alberta 511, Wild Rose REA, North Parkland REA, Lakeland REA, Battle River REA, TELUS, Medicine Hat (police escorts and counter-flowing) & Alberta Provincial permit.
Approvals obtained in Saskatchewan were: SaskPower, Saskatchewan Provincial, RM Gull Lake, RM Carmichael, RM Lac Pelletier, RM Lake of the Rivers, Town of Assiniboia, RM Willow Bunch, RM Excel, RM Weyburn & RM Coalfields.
Approvals obtained in North Dakota were: Montana Dakota Utilities, Burke-Divide Electric, Verendyre Electric, Excel Electric, Mountrail-Williams Electric, McKenzie Electric, North Dakota State & McKenzie County. We were also able to build a Traffic Control Plan for the Engineers in North Dakota to assist in their route assessment!