Our Company

Outback Power Company specializes in the construction of high voltage power lines, and substations.  We offer a wide variety of services including hot line pole change outs; re-conductoring; fiber optics; underground; retirement and emergency storm repair work.

Professionalism

Outback Power is a company you can count on. We have gained the trust of our clients and are welcomed in communities where we work. We have earned that place by dedicated commitment to projects, and by being involved and committed to the communities in which we work.

Outback Power Company is a high voltage power line construction and maintenance contractor. We have the equipment and crews to work on overhead and underground distribution and transmission systems. Our company specializes in distribution pole change outs and system rebuilds, including hot line reconductoring as well as fiber to the premises (fiber telecommunications), and renewable energy construction projects.  We are a Smart-Grid Contractor, and have crews available for any storm work or dock projects in the state.  We are environmentally friendly, consumer friendly and a community-oriented company.  Our company is part of the Mountain-States Line Apprenticeship Training.

We have a signed Letter of Accent with the Local 44 and 532 Electrical Line workers Unions. We are signatory to the Western Line Constructors Contract. Our State of Montana-Contractor Registration number is 40696.

Outback Power Company holds membership in the National Electric Contractors Association (NECA). Our employees are dues paying members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), and are all Montana and Wyoming residents.

   

Smart Grid Applications

Completed smart grid projects to include:

  • Installation of smart transformers
  • Substation automation
  • Improve high voltage line upgrades (increase reliability and efficiency of electrical grid)
  • Completed renewable energy projects including wind turbine generators
  • Deployed digital monitoring devices
  • Installation of smart meters
  • Installation of load control high voltage devices
  • Installation of high voltage grid sensors

Company

We specialize in the construction of high voltage power lines, and substations. We offer a wide variety of services including hot line pole change outs; re-conductoring; fiber optics; underground; retirement and emergency storm repair work.

Safety

Safety always, anywhere, anytime.  The best safety and health programs involve every level of the organization instilling a safety culture that reduces accidents for workers.  When Safety and Health are part of the organization and a way of life, everyone wins.

Employment

At Outback Power, our crew leaders have been with us for at least 10 years and have been extensively trained in all areas of power line construction, ensuring that we are able to place only the most qualified and safest people in the field.

Our Affiliations

Client Testimonials

Southeast Electric has had Outback Power work for us off and on since 2008, and exclusively for the last 18 months doing storm damage repair, distribution and transmission construction, pole change outs, and maintenance.  We are very satisfied with their work ethic,work safety and landowner satisfaction.  I would highly recommend them for any construction or maintenance needs.

Jerry Kalstrom

Line Formen, Southeast Electric Cooperative

Our rural cooperative serves over 7,773 meters spread across four counties.  We utilize Outback Power’s service for pole change outs, building line, storm work, and substation work.  Outback Power is a local company, and their quality of work is unmatched.  We continue to utilize their company because of these qualities!

Jonnalea Tatsey

Manager of Member Services, Glacier Electric Cooperative

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