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Air2 Supports Economic Development in Maryland

Georgia Transmission used helicopters to build a 115kV transmission line over a salt march south of Savanah Georgia. A combination of helicopter power was utilized, the Erikson Aircrane to place the transmission poles and Air2 to string the lines. View the video. ...

CapX2020: Getting It Right

Georgia Transmission used helicopters to build a 115kV transmission line over a salt march south of Savanah Georgia. A combination of helicopter power was utilized, the Erikson Aircrane to place the transmission poles and Air2 to string the lines. View the video. ...

Air2 Restores Power in the Arctic Circle

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text]On the northern-most slope of Alaska, situated 250 miles north of the Arctic Circle, sits a prolific but remote place called Greater Prudhoe Bay. Home to the largest oil field in North America, Prudhoe Bay is the starting gate...

Charitable Donations

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Air2 strongly believes in giving back to the community and other causes. Recent areas of giving include Military support groups, Medical research and community charitable organizations such as the Boys and Girls Clubs of America. The Boys and Girls Clubs...

Video – Air2 Performs Energized Maintenance on 115kV Lines

Air2, LLC has been tasked with replacing cross arms on energized 345kV transmission lines for KCP&L. Using a procedure called vertical reference long lining, approximately 1.5 - 2 structures will be changed per day. "The company that does this work, Air2, has done this type of...

Air2’s Emergency Response Team On Alert for Hurricane Joaquin

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_single_image image="23480" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text]More about Air2's preparation for Hurricane Joaquin. Read the article and view video at WSMV channel 4 Nashville.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

Air2’s Very Special Donation

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_single_image image="23458" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="full" img_link_large="yes" el_class="prettyphoto" qode_css_animation=""][vc_column_text]Billy Depue, Superintendent of Air2 is not home consistently enough to support all the hometown fund raisers, bake sales and local youth events, however, his fiancé Lisa Cote is. Through her position at Ninety Nine Restaurant...

More PLH Group Entities Proudly Display Their Core Values

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Safety, Integrity, Professionalism and Teamwork are the highlights on the PLH Group Core Values Plaque proudly displayed at the entranceway to the new Air2 offices. Its creative design is eye catching, visitors always comment on it. Brandi Mason, Air2’s new Payroll...

Ten Year Employment Celebration

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Crews for Air2 gathered last week to celebrate the 10 year employment anniversary for Travis Drury. Vice President Mark Camus and Nick Hebert Director of Line Operations were in attendance to present the 10 Year Valued Employee plaque.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Travis Drury is the General Superintendent responsible for...

Air2 Has New Digs!

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Air2 has moved to a new building located just blocks from its previous location that is not only newer and brighter, but also less expensive! The new location will allow Air2 to better accommodate growth, have larger meetings and showcase its services with large...

Noah’s Light Contribution Inspired From Within Air2

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Air2 employee, David McColl trained for months to prepare himself for the Noah’s Light Foundation Florida Half Ironman Triathlon. He shared his passion with the Air2 team and received enthusiastic support both individually and at the company level. “The event was successful for more than just...

Linemen Install Shunts on Energized Lines

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="23299" border_color="grey" img_link_large="" img_link_target="_blank" img_size="full" link="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7c183ba7#/7c183ba7/72"][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_column_text]This article appeared in the June 2015 edition of Transmission & Distribution World. Linemen Install Shunts On Energized Lines Utilities confront the challenge of line uprates by installing shunt technology via helicopters.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_single_image image="23288" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="full" img_link_large=""][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row...

North Dakota & Minnesota Project Update

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Excel Energy update about Air2's participation in massive power line project in Minnesota and North Dakota. Read the article at wday.com[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_single_image image="22787" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="full"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

Powering North Dakota & Minnesota

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Read more about Air2's participation in installing power lines and stringing wire in Minnesota and North Dakota. "In a day we can do four or five times more in a helicopter than we can with trucks." -Michael Fried/Sr. Safety Consultant, Xcel Energy Read the article at...