Construction Updates

Construction is underway on the Milligan 1 Wind Farm. We understand that this process entails some necessary disturbance to local residents. Please rest assured that safety will always be our top priority. Below you can find more information on the delivery and construction progress.

During June

  • Turbines will continue to be erected as noted above.
  • Turbine components will be delivered West of Saline Center and North of CR N.
  • Cable installation will continue between turbine locations.

During July

The entire project site will be busy with all related construction activity being performed including:

  • Roadwork
  • Excavations
  • Rebar and Concrete Foundations
  • Civil Work
  • Component Deliveries
  • Tower Installation

What to Expect

A crew of almost 300 are in the area working to build the Milligan1 Wind Project with more than $4 Million spent at local establishments to date on things like:

  • Meals at local café’s, restaurants and catering services
  • Fuel from local depot and suppliers (can be in excess of 10,000 gallons per week!)
  • Concrete and gravel, other raw materials for construction
  • Services like fence and tile installation/repair are sourced locally
  • Housing for construction crew (rental properties, hotels, etc.)

Turbines will be delivered in complete sets - 8 or 9 trucks carrying long loads. These trucks will be carrying the turbine tower sections, the turbine blades, the nacelle, the hub and other small parts.

With deliveries and construction underway, please know that we are here to address any concerns or questions that arise.
Call Ric Nelson: 972-804-9234 or our Milligan 1 Operations Manager Contact Number: 855-916-7369.
Or, visit our Connect with Us page and fill out our simple contact form.

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