Shattering Misconceptions of Union Contracting Through Training, Innovation and a Culture of Excellence

March 2, 2017

Construction in Focus magazine recently published an article featuring Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric) thriving as the largest specialty contractor in the Rocky Mountain region while shattering the negative connotations sometimes associated with being a Union contractor.               The article focuses on Sturgeon Electric’s historical significance, humble beginnings,… Read more

Sturgeon Electric Leaves its Mark Installing Marker Balls for the Bonneville Power Administration

February 1, 2017

  THE DALLES, Oregon – – Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric) recently made a little piece of history in the Pacific Northwest when they used Human External Cargo (HEC) helicopter methods to successfully perform transmission line work for Bonneville Power Administration (BPA). Sturgeon Electric installed 23 aviation marker balls and associated hardware atop BPA’s… Read more

A Day in the Life: Western Pacific Enterprises Ltd. Electrician Karen Crouser

December 1, 2016

Western Pacific Enterprises Ltd. (WPE) is the newest addition to the MYR Group family and as an extended introduction, we’re excited to share “A Day in the Life” video and article featuring WPE Red-Seal certified electrician, Karen Crouser. Karen is an electrician by trade and a forewoman at the Port of Vancouver where she and… Read more

Sturgeon Electric Earns Industry Recognition with Awards for Two Unprecedented Projects in Colorado

November 30, 2016

Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric) was awarded and recognized by Associated General Contractors (AGC) – Award for Construction Excellence (ACE) and Engineering News Record (ENR) Mountain States – Best Regional Projects 2016 for performance on two unprecedented projects: Eisenhower/Johnson Memorial Tunnels – Fixed Fire Suppression System (EJMT) and US-HWY 36 Managed Lanes Project (US-HWY… Read more

L.E. Myers Strengthens Synergy with AEP Upon Successful Completion of Cloverdale-Lexington 500kV Reconductor Project

November 28, 2016

          In the summer of 2016, The L.E. Myers Co. (L.E. Myers), a subsidiary of MYR Group Inc. (MYR Group), successfully constructed Appalachian Power’s Cloverdale-Lexington 36.5-mile reconductor project. Appalachian Power is a subsidiary of American Electric Power, or AEP. The new double bundle, 500kV line begins at the Cloverdale substation (North… Read more

MYR Group Ranked on ENR Top 600 Specialty Contractor List

October 25, 2016

Engineering News-Record (ENR) has ranked MYR Group Inc. #12 on the 2016 Top 600 Specialty Contractors List and #4 on the Top 50 Firms in Electrical. MYR Group has been ranked among the top 5 electrical firms for 21 consecutive years! ENR ranks companies according to construction revenue in 2015 from specialty contracting in a… Read more

MYR Group Ranked as 2016 EC&M Top 50 Electrical Contractor

September 30, 2016

MYR Group has been ranked #4 on the 2016 EC&M Top 50 Electrical Contractors list! Contractors were ranked specifically by electrical revenue and MYR Group is included in a photo gallery featuring the top 20 companies on the EC&M website. Click here to view the Top 20 Electrical Contractors Photo Gallery.

Sturgeon Electric Transportation Construction Capabilities: A Closer Look

August 8, 2016

MYR Group subsidiary, Sturgeon Electric Company provides a variety of electrical transportation construction services, including overhead and underground electrical installations, traffic signal intersections for traffic management systems, intelligent transportation systems, light rail signalization and street lighting services. Serving clients for decades throughout Colorado and neighboring states, Sturgeon Electric Company’s transportation division now has offices in… Read more

Great Southwestern Minimizes Environmental Impacts During Construction of Antelope Valley Station to Judson Transmission Line

May 11, 2016

MYR Group subsidiary Great Southwestern Construction, Inc. (Great Southwestern) has successfully finished construction of the 144-mile Antelope Valley Station to Judson transmission line for Basin Electric Power Cooperative (Basin Electric) in North Dakota. The two-year project was designed to expand and upgrade the transmission system in the Bakken Formation, an area covering approximately 200,000 square… Read more