K-Line Responds to Ottawa Storm

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On Friday September 21st, 2018, a massive EF-3 category twister rampaged through Dunrobin, Ottawa and Gatineau, Quebec, causing immense damage to homes, cars, and injuring several people. This large and intense twister was approximately half a kilometer wide, and had winds between 240 and 250 km/h. Broken trees, crumbled cars, and rubble littered once normal neighborhoods in these areas. As … Read More

K-Line Responds to April Wind Storm

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  On Friday, May 4th, Environment Canada issued a wind warning with wind gusts of up to 120 km/h, leaving hundreds of thousands without power. K-Line quickly began to receive calls from our alliance customers for assistance; Oakville Hydro, Burlington Hydro, Alectra East, West, Central and Hydro Ottawa. K-Line had approximately 70 linemen working around the clock all weekend long. … Read More

K-Line Responds To Emergency Coal Mine Outage

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On June 4th, strong winds blew through the area of Coronach, Saskatchewan. Damage was caused to approximately 60 hydro poles and extensive damage was caused to line feeding power to the Poplar River Coal Mine. The Poplar River Coal Mine is a surface coal mine that supplies the coal for one of the provinces coal generation stations. K-Line received an … Read More

The K-Line Group of Companies Signs Leadership Accord on Gender Diversity

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Allan Signing of Gender Diversity Accord

On December 6th, 2017 Kathy Lerette, Senior Vice President Business Transformation at Alectra and Vice-Chair of the Electricity Human Resources Canada Board of Directors, visited K-Line for the signing of the Leadership Accord on Gender Diversity. K-Line is proud to be the first high voltage electrical contracting firm in Canada to sign the Leadership Accord on Gender Diversity for the … Read More

Saskatchewan Builds 15 Miles in 3 Days

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Yellowgrass Crew

K-Line would like to thank those employees in Saskatchewan who gave up their weekend on October 20th-22nd. The crew built from Yellowgrass to Weyburn which consisted of 15 miles of 25kv line. The job was completed safely and the crew efficiently constructed the line within 3 days! Great job to everyone who participated, job well done.

K-Line Awarded Rockyford Phase (H)2(O)

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Rockyford Water Pipeline install

As K-Line Alberta’s Water Line crews began to see the end of the 55km water main project approaching, the notice of award for the second phase of “Rockyford” was received with many rounds of bright orange arms high fiving each other almost twenty feet below ground level as some of the final vaults were being installed on phase 1. With mobilization … Read More

On Location With K-Line’s Trouble Truck Response Crews

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hydro truck with fire truck

K-Line’s trouble truck response crews have been working closely with Toronto Hydro, responding as the “first on site” to hydro outage calls throughout the GTA. Mainly, the trouble truck crews are dispatched through Toronto Hydro, where they are required to attend the site, assess the situation and repair the outage. On this specific day, Truck 3348 was dispatched to a … Read More

K-Line Completes High Voltage Conversion Project, see what Hamilton had to say

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High Voltage Conversion

K-Line always welcomes feedback from our communities and customers. After the completion of work on Herkimer Street and Stanley Avenue, K-Line received outstanding testimonials from the residents of Hamilton.  K-Line is fully committed to the satisfaction of our customers, and the residents impacted by our projects. We are proud to highlight the professionalism and expertise of our Line crews on … Read More

Proud to be celebrating a half century of business excellence!

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Mark and Allan Kellett with a K-Line truck cake

What started with one man 50 years ago, is now one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, COR Certified, voted Canada’s Safest Employer in the utility sector, one of the first contractors in Ontario to earn the Sustainability Award through the IHSA, and certified to both ISO 9001 & OHSAS 18001. From day one, K-Line has been a company built on … Read More

K-Line Sponsors Charity Golf Tournament

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K-Line group shot at charity golf tournament

On Thursday, September 8th PowerStream held its 13th Annual Charity Golf Tournament at the Nottawasaga Inn & Golf Resort. As in previous years, K-Line Maintenance & Construction Ltd. and K-Line Insulators Ltd. were pleased to stand as Titanium Sponsors for the event. This charity golf tournament is important to K-Line as all proceeds are donated to both the York Region … Read More