Client: Alstom Grid Australia on behalf of Transgrid
Type: 132 & 330 Substation Earth Grid Installation
Date: 2013 to 2015
Scope of project:
Supply and installation of complete earth grid installation including buried earth grids,surface mounted earth grids, crimped connections, connections to fence post and gates. The projects also included supply and installation of 40 x 6m deep earth electrodes. Supply and installation of lightning protection and surface, wall and ceiling mounted earth grid and connections to 132 & 330 GIS equipment.
Installation of earthing components in zone and transmission substations is specialized works, all steel reinforcement for concrete components is welded and requires continuity testing.
The project was a challenging project that required a variety of skill sets and equipment, the substation is a state of the art substation with specialized equipment.Tight management and organizational skills were required to meet the clients mile stones.
Earthing Solutions are proud to announce that the project was successfully completed in 2015 on time and to the clients satisfaction.