Hurricane Irma Emergency Power Restoration
Type: Emergency Restoration
Scope: Performed emergency power restoration services throughout Florida in the wake of Hurricane Irma.
Location: Florida, USA
On 10 September 2017, Hurricane Irma made landfall on Florida’s Atlantic seaboard. The storm caused significant damage to power transmission infrastructure resulting in a loss of power to over 6 million Floridians.
Irby crews, attending emergency restoration activities on the Gulf Coast as a result of Hurricane Harvey, adapted deployments to provide needed specialist personnel and equipment to restoration efforts in Florida. By months end, power had been restored to pre-storm output levels.
Start Date: September 2017
Completion Date: September 2017