Electricity Transmission

Verkís’ services include all disciplines and work components related to electricity transmission.

Verkís has considerable experience in consulting and designing electricity transmission and distribution systems, and has handled the design of a number of substations in Iceland and abroad.

Everything in one place

Domestic projects include substations at Sauðárkrókur, Hvolsvöllur, Búðarháls, and Fljótsdalur.

Furthermore, Verkís has designed a number of high-voltage cables, both underground and submarine cables, and our experts are at the forefront of Icelandic engineering firms in the design and planning of submarine cables. Projects in this field include, for example, the Hellisheiði geothermal plant and the Kárahnjúkar hydropower plant.

Verkís’ services include all disciplines and work components, from earthworks to final finishing and commissioning. The company also assists with operations and maintenance projects, modifications, expansions, and the like.

We are proud of the projects that have been entrusted to Verkís over the years and we put a lot of effort into always adding to our knowledge and skills in the field of electricity transmission.

Our experts provide services that cover all disciplines and tasks in electricity transmission, from earthworks to commissioning.


  • Project and design management
  • Preliminary studies and system checks
  • Project plans and cost estimates
  • Environmental assessment
  • Planning
  • Risk management
  • Audits and condition assessments
  • Monitoring and audits
  • Testing and commissioning


Jóhannes Ófeigsson
Electrical Engineer B.Sc.
Field : Energy and industry

Helgi Þór Helgason

Electrical Engineer M.Sc. / Senior Project Manager
Field : Energy and industry