Northeast Archaeology Research Center, Inc.

 



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NEARC, Inc.

Project Summary

Archaeological Services for Central Vermont Public Service
Addison, Windsor and 
Client: Central Vermont Public Service (CVPS)


Date completed: ongoing

The NE ARC continues to provide a range of FERC related archaeological services to  CVPS, thus far in Addison, Windsor and Rutland Counties Vermont.  Studies completed to date include Archaeological Phase IA Resource Assessments, Phase IB Surveys and Phase III Data Recovery projects related to a variety of CVPS projects including substation construction and upgrade projects, reconductoring of existing transmission corridors, contruction of new power lines, and a hydroelectric power station upgrade.  Specific projects include:

Middlebury Reliability Project, Middlebury, Weybridge and New Haven, Addison County, Vermont. 

2009     Archaeological Phase IA Study and Historic Building Assessment.  Study included assessment of 12.5 km (7.8 mi) of transmission corridor including individual pole replacements and a new transmission line.

2010     Archaeological Phase IB Survey and Phase II Testing for Middlebury Reliability Project, Middlebury, Weybridge and New Haven, Addison County, Vermont.  Included identification and assessment of eight archaeological sites.

2010     Archaeological Phase III Mitigation at five archaeological sites.

Salisbury Transmission Substation Construction Project, Salisbury and Leicester, Addison County, Vermont.

2010     Archaeological Phase IB Survey and Phase II Testing of Newly Identified Native American Site VT-AD-1537.

Middlebury Lower Substation Upgrade Project, Middlebury, Addison County, Vermont.

2010     Archaeological Phase IB Survey

2010     Archaeological Phase II Testing at Newly Identified Native American site VT-AD- 1533.

2010     Archaeological Phase III Mitigation at Native American site VT-AD- 1533.


Proctor Station Powerhouse Access Bridge Project, in Proctor, Rutland County, Vermont.

2011     Archaeological Phase IA Resource Assessment

Mount Holly to Ludlow Transmission Line Reconductoring Project, Mount Holly and Ludlow, Rutland and Windsor Counties, Vermont.

2011     Archaeological Phase IA Resource Assessment.  Study included assessment of a 14.48 km (9.0 mi) transmission corridor.

2011     Archaeological phase I Survey of the the Mount Holly to Ludlow Transmission Line Reconductoring Project, Mount Holly and Ludlow, Rutland and Windsor Counties, Vermont