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JACO Powerlines Ltd.

1119 Galerno Road,
Campbell River, BC,
Canada, V9W 1J5



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Welcome to JACO Powerlines


Cherry PickerWe would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to our website and to introduce you to JACO Powerlines Ltd.

JACO Powerlines is fully equipped and staffed for any and all distribution and transmission work (60kv, 120kv,
138kv & 240kv).

We are experienced in design, maintenance, repair, and construction for all wood polelines, including hot stick work. Our specialty is off road powerline construction and repairs. Underground is also done by JACO.



JACO Powerlines Ltd was established in 1980 as an "unrestricted" Class "A" licensed high voltage contracting company, registered in British Columbia, Canada. We carry complete liability insurance and are fully bondable.

JACO has been affiliated with I B E W Local 258 since the company started. In that time JACO has had no lost time accidents. We pride ourselves in having competent qualified employees in all aspects of our work.

JACO's primary customer for the past twenty-one years has been BC Hydro, covering areas from Prince Rupert, Fort St. John, Fernie, and Powell River, to Vancouver Island, our home base.

Other Major Clients are...
  • Various mining sites (Westmin Resources, Quinsam Coal, Utah Mines)
  • Major Pulp Mills in Campbell River, Gold River, Port Alice, Powell River, Port Alberni, Crofton etc.)
  • Mount Washington Ski Resort
  • West Kootenays Power
  • Various Aboriginal Locations
  • Federal and Provincial projects
  • Department of National Defense at Comox and Holberg
  • Logging Companies (Dryland Sort)
  • BC Telephone and Cantel
  • Private property polelines
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