Transmission Line

The I1K 230kV transmission line project stretches across 300 kilometres of challenging terrain from Island Falls to Key Lake in Northern Saskatchewan.

The project included 760 towers, each of which was assembled on site.

Our work

SaskPower engaged Chant to assemble an AACE Class 4 estimate in two formats 1) Design, Bid, Build (DBB) and 2) Engineer, Procure, Construct (EPC).

Chant also performed an independent assessment of the contemplated project delivery models DBB and EPC.


  • Chant provided an analysis of risks versus benefits and an assessment of the cost, time and resources required by SaskPower to implement each model, along with a recommendation of which was the most appropriate model for the Project