Cayce, S.C. (June 1, 2018) – SCE&G contractors will use a helicopter to perform electric line work in the West Columbia area next week, Monday through Friday, between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. daily. The work will cover a stretch of approximately five miles, from near I-126 to just east of the Columbia Metropolitan Airport.
“During this period, people may see helicopters at low altitudes near our poles and lines as we safely work to enhance reliability for the residents and businesses we serve,” said Kelvin Rogers, General Manager of Electric Transmission for SCE&G.
South Carolina Electric & Gas Company is a regulated public utility engaged in the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity to approximately 723,000 customers in the central, southern and southwestern portions of South Carolina. The company also provides natural gas service to approximately 371,000 customers throughout the state.