Collaboration and Ingenuity Allow Sturgeon Electric to Complete Major Tunnel Lighting Project Ahead of Schedule and Under Budget

November 27, 2017

  GRAND JUNCTION, Colorado – Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric) recently completed a major tunnel lighting renovation project in De Beque Canyon near Grand Junction, Colorado. The Beavertail tunnels shelter a section of Interstate 70 (I-70), America’s primary conduit for traversing the Continental Divide. With 16,000 motorists navigating the tunnels every day at high… Read more

Sturgeon Electric Demonstrates Value-Add through Innovative Lean Practices on Downtown Denver Office Building

July 18, 2017

  Making exceptional use of Building Information Modeling (BIM), prefabrication/preconstruction methods and material management practices, Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric), a subsidiary of MYR Group Inc. successfully completed construction of the nine-story, 245,000 square-foot Support Services Building for Denver Health Hospital Administration, a large client in the city. This commercial and industrial (C&I) project… Read more

Sturgeon Electric Leaves its Mark Installing Marker Balls for the Bonneville Power Administration

February 1, 2017

  THE DALLES, Oregon – – Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric) recently made a little piece of history in the Pacific Northwest when they used Human External Cargo (HEC) helicopter methods to successfully perform transmission line work for Bonneville Power Administration (BPA). Sturgeon Electric installed 23 aviation marker balls and associated hardware atop BPA’s… Read more

Sturgeon Electric Earns Industry Recognition with Awards for Two Unprecedented Projects in Colorado

November 30, 2016

Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric) was awarded and recognized by Associated General Contractors (AGC) – Award for Construction Excellence (ACE) and Engineering News Record (ENR) Mountain States – Best Regional Projects 2016 for performance on two unprecedented projects: Eisenhower/Johnson Memorial Tunnels – Fixed Fire Suppression System (EJMT) and US-HWY 36 Managed Lanes Project (US-HWY… Read more

Sturgeon Electric Transportation Construction Capabilities: A Closer Look

August 8, 2016

MYR Group subsidiary, Sturgeon Electric Company provides a variety of electrical transportation construction services, including overhead and underground electrical installations, traffic signal intersections for traffic management systems, intelligent transportation systems, light rail signalization and street lighting services. Serving clients for decades throughout Colorado and neighboring states, Sturgeon Electric Company’s transportation division now has offices in… Read more

Sturgeon Electric Implements Innovative Solutions to Complete High Profile Hotel and Transit Center at Denver International Airport

March 2, 2016

Sturgeon Electric Company (Sturgeon Electric) has completed work on the new Hotel and Transit Center at Denver International Airport (DIA). The $544 million upgrade includes the new 519-room Westin-DIA hotel and conference center, a new public transit center that will service the RTD fastracks commuter rail connection to and from downtown, and an 82,000 square-foot,… Read more

MYR Group Subsidiary Sturgeon Electric Completes 500kV Transmission Line Project for Bonneville Power Administration

January 13, 2016

MYR Group Inc. (MYR Group) subsidiary Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric) successfully completed construction of the Central Ferry-Lower Monumental Transmission Line Project for the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA), a federally owned utility based in the Pacific Northwest. The 38-mile, 500-kilovolt line, connecting the new Central Ferry Substation in Garfield County, Washington to the existing… Read more

“True Teamwork” Brings Sturgeon Electric Success On Xcel Energy’s Eldora Rebuild

November 6, 2014

Working within a narrow time frame at 9,000-foot elevations and blasted by cyclone-force winter winds, crews with MYR Group subsidiary Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. successfully completed Xcel Energy’s Eldora Capacity Reinforcement Project in Nederland, CO, on schedule and with impeccable safety performance. “It was the planning and safe execution that we’re most proud of,” said… Read more

MYR Group Subsidiary Sturgeon Electric Completes One Nevada 500kV Transmission Line (ON – Line) Project (Southwest Intertie Project – SWIP)

May 8, 2014

MYR Group Inc. (MYR Group) subsidiary Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric) has successfully finished construction of the 500kV One Nevada Transmission Line (ON-Line), an eagerly anticipated energy milestone that links Nevada Energy’s northern and southern power grids for the first time. The 235-mile high-capacity line became operational in January, 2014. Sturgeon Electric’s skillful performance… Read more