Tuesday, April 1, 2014

South Loop Project Update

April 1, 2014 Update - KUB has surveyed approximately 85 percent of the preliminary pipeline corridor. Easement negotiations will start in April, with construction tentatively scheduled to begin in July or August 2014.

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

South Loop Project Update

December 11, 2013 Update - KUB hosted a community meeting on December 9, 2013 at Sevier Heights Baptist Church to discuss the South Loop Natural Gas Main Project and gather customer input. Representatives from several KUB departments were available at the meeting to answer questions one-on-one following a brief presentation about the scope of the project. The next steps will involve surveying and design of the final route, beginning in late December/early January. Regular updates will be posted on the kub.org website and this blog as this project progresses.

Friday, December 6, 2013

South Loop Project Update

December 6, 2013 -
South Loop Natural Gas Main Project Community Meeting Announcement.

Meeting Date: Monday, December 9, 2013

Meeting Time: 6 p.m.
Meeting Location: Sevier Heights Baptist Church/Apex Room (3232 Alcoa Highway)

Meeting Topic: Discussion and customer input in preparation for a major KUB utility construction project in the South Knoxville area east of Alcoa Highway. This project will involve the installation of a high-pressure underground steel pipeline along a 10-mile corridor between the University of Tennessee Campus and the KUB Topside Road Natural Gas Gate Station. This meeting will start with a brief presentation outlining the scope of the project and the construction process. Following the presentation, KUB representatives will be available to talk with customers one-on-one regarding their specific concerns. Construction is expected to begin in summer of 2014. The project is expected to be completed within a year.
KUB has designated two Customer Support representatives as the primary points of contact for the duration of the project. If you are unable to attend the meeting, but you would like to speak with someone about the project, contact via the numbers below [Available weekdays between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m.]:

Reno Hall Office: 558-2117; Cell: 705-2817

Brian Craft Office: 558-2508; Cell: 659-7264

Customers can call 558-2331 at any time for information on this project. If the call is made after normal business hours, customers can leave a recorded message that will be responded to by the next business day.