Haviland - Van Wert Transmission Line Rebuild Project

    The Haviland - Van Wert Transmission Line Rebuild project enhances the electric transmission system in Paulding and Van Wert counties. The approximately $20 million investment is critical due to an aging system and to accommodate for the region’s future growth.

    Project components include:

    • Rebuilding approximately 12-miles of existing 69 kilovolt (kV) transmission line
    • Building approximately 2-miles of new 69 kV line
    • Removing approximately 2-miles of line

    Project Updates

    AEP Ohio held an informational open house on Thursday, May 4th at Van Wert High School. Right-of-way agents are meeting with landowners to discuss project schedule and easement acquisition.

    News Release


    Fact Sheets




    Proposed Structures

    SWEPCO is committed to carefully balancing the energy needs of homes and businesses while protecting the environment and natural beauty of the area.

    • Typical Structure Height: 90 feet
    • Typical Right-of-way Width: 100 feet
    • Typical Distance between Structures: 875 feet

    *Exact structure and height may vary from those shown

    * The accompanying map depicts the project area. It should be noted that the map contained on this site is for information purposes only. AEP reserves the right to alter, change, or amend the map at any time without notice and AEP provides no warranty about the accuracy of content. Keep this in mind when reviewing this map. However, AEP will make all attempts to keep this map as accurate as possible. If you have any questions about the accuracy of the current map please Contact Us.