Starkville Electric Department
Atwell & Gent provided full planning, design, procurement and construction administration services required to install underground 13 kV distribution facilities at the Thad Cochran Research Park in Starkville, Mississippi. The project required removal of existing radial fed underground facilities and construction of a new loop fed, dual feed, 13 kV underground loop. The project required installation of approximately 2.5 miles of duct and 13 kV cables, (10) pad mounted switchgear units and other required facilities (pad mounted transformers, metering cabinets, etc.).
Atwell & Gent provided all planning, design, procurement and construction administration services for this project. Design services for this project included site surveys and mapping, planning, permitting, physical and electrical design, phasing and final connections. Our firm was responsible for review of vendor submittals and drawings, and incorporation of final vendor drawings into the final construction package. Atwell & Gent was responsible for construction administration of the project, including project coordination and scheduling, field inspections, and acceptance testing.