Power line work at Alcoa site to start in June

May 22, 2013 | 12:37 PM | Michael Cowden

Tags  Alcoa, Massena, Bob Lenney, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, NYPA, hydroelectric, power transmission, potline smelters

CHICAGO — Work to upgrade Alcoa Inc.’s operations in Massena, N.Y., is expected to begin in June, with transmission lines being moved to accommodate a new electrical substation expected to power a new potline.

The New York Power Authority’s board of trustees approved more than $3.7 million to relocate its transmission lines, the office of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said. "This transmission line relocation is critical to Alcoa’s much-anticipated modernization of the Massena East smelter."....





Latest Pricing Trends

Poll

Is severe weather affecting your business?

Yes
No


View previous results