Tucson Electric Power

Overhead/Excavation Protection Application

Please complete this form to submit an application to the TEP Overhead Protection team. Please note that all fields marked with an asterisk(*) are required.

Please note that all fields marked with an asterisk(*) are required.

A sketch is required to submit this form. View a sample overhead sketch or a sample excavation sketch. Sketches drawn by hand or digitally generated are accepted but need to be scanned or saved as a PDF. If you are not able to submit the sketch as an attachment to this form, you will need to mail or fax the sketch to TEP. Contact details are included at the end of the form.

For questions or comments, you can reach our team at bluestakecoordinatortep@tep.com or 520-917-2617.

Work Site

Enter the company name and a brief description of the site location:
i.e. Orange Grove Rd 1/2 mile West of La Canada to La Cholla.

Primary Site Contact

The primary contact will receive an email confirmation for this work request.

Second Site Contact


Scope of Work

Include a written scope of work including heights of equipment and infrastructure being set, as well as a sketch. View examples below.

TEP will supply all pole and conductor heights.

Overhead Sample

Installing a concrete patio using a concrete pump truck. The patio is 7 feet south of the pole line. Truck max height for this job will be 38 feet.

Sample Sketch — Overheadopens in a new window

Excavation Sample

Installing a 16-inch water line for City of Tucson. Trench will be 36 inches wide and depth will vary between 60-102 inches. Trench will be located on the north side of the road in the right-of-way, east of La Cholla on Orange Grove. Trench runs parallel to power line poles located 5 feet north of the edge of trench.

Sample Sketch — Excavationopens in a new window

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