Utility Services at I.B. Abel


Our Utility Services Division provides full-service high voltage power delivery services to electric utility and government clients.  Our adherence to safe behaviors, quality workmanship, and productive work techniques are grounded in I.B. Abel’s Human Performance (HuP) principles. But what really differentiates us from the competition is our ability to listen and provide solutions, unwavering commitment to transparency, and continual flow of accurate information to project stakeholders.

Services offered:
  • Emergency Overhead and Underground Services / Storm Restoration Services
  • Overhead Distribution Construction, Maintenance and Make-Ready
  • Overhead Transmission Construction and Extra High Voltage (EHV) Live Line Maintenance
  • Optical Ground Wire (OPGW) Installations, Splicing, and Testing
  • Underground Transmission Construction and Maintenance (138 kV)
  • Underground Residential Distribution (URD) Construction, Rehabilitation, and Maintenance
  • Primary Network Cable Installation and Removal
  • Primary, Street Light, and URD Cable Fault Locating and Repair
  • Cable Splicing (Tape, Kit, and Lead)
  • Substation Engineer Procure Construct (EPC), Construction and Maintenance
  • Alternative Energy Initiatives
  • Highway and Bridge Lighting and Maintenance
  • Conduit and Manhole Construction, Maintenance, and Rehabilitation