Minto Traction Substation

Project Details

Client : Downer Group
Type : Traction Substation
Date : 2016-2017
Scope of project:

Supply and installation of earthing and bonding for Sydney Trains Traction Substation including:

  • 8 x electrodes
  • 70mm2 buried grading ring
  • 3x transformer bunds in the basement
  • ground floor equipotential earth bar fitout
  • bonds to equipment and structure.

Installing the earthing and bonding system required specialised drilling equipment and specialised materials.

Challenege: The project required careful coordination with Earthing Solutions having to complete the fitout within confined areas.