The sight of a helicopter hovering above West Trail with poles suspended beneath attracted some attention Wednesday afternoon. Fortis BC was in the process of airlifting transmission poles to a power line right-of-way on the mountainside for Teck. Fortis BC operates and maintains the transmission lines on behalf of Teck.

The sight of a helicopter hovering above West Trail with poles suspended beneath attracted some attention Wednesday afternoon. Fortis BC was in the process of airlifting transmission poles to a power line right-of-way on the mountainside for Teck. Fortis BC operates and maintains the transmission lines on behalf of Teck.

High hauling

Fortis was in the process of airlifting transmission poles to a power line right-of-way on the mountainside for Teck Wednesday afternoon.