NEPEAN SUBSTATION

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

Abergeldie were engaged by Tenix to establish a 66/11kV zone substation with a firm (n-1) transformer capacity of 35MVA and with a dedicated building to house the 11kV switchboard and associated auxiliary equipment. Abergeldie were required to relocate one outdoor 11kV 5MVAr capacitor bank from the existing Camden Zone Substation and install at Nepean Zone Substation. The contract also required Install protection, SCADA, communication and control systems as well as the Installation of 11kV distribution cables.

Complex Challenges:

The Nepean Zone Substation site was located adjacent to busy road, requiring detailed traffic management planned in consultation with local stakeholders and authorities.

Business unit:

Energy

Client:

Tenix Australia Pty Ltd

Current status:

Complete

Start date:

March 2011

Completion period:

January 2012

Contract type:

Lump sum

Value:

$3.5 million