The Roanoke Rapids NC Daily Herald announced the construction contractor for the ACP’s North Carolina regional office in Northampton County. In the September 26, 2017, article, Bruce McKay, senior energy policy director of Dominion Energy, announced that local construction company Heaton Construction, will build the office, starting in the second quarter of 2018. “As for the actual compressor station, McKay said they will announce who will be working on it in about a week. McKay said he expects the site to be operational by the end of 2019.”
Meanwhile, the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality is still considering whether to grant 401 water certification to the ACP.