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New RoadĀ Substation

 

City Power

Client

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July 2008

Start Date

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October 2010

Completion Date

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R22 million

Project Value

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New Road, Midrand

Location

PROJECT DATA:

  • Indoor substation
  • 132/88/11kV substation
  • Indoor cellular specialised substation
  • Earthworks, buildings, roads, concrete, fencing, storm water drainage system
  • 1500 m3 Concrete
  • 4000 m3 Earthworks

PROJECT OVERVIEW:

  • New Road substation is one of few indoor substations.
  • This project required high precision concrete work with low tolerances.
  • The final product is an aesthetically pleasing way of accommodating a substation.
  • Engkon took away several learnings from this project – In particular, the need for a back-up for tolerances; accurate quality control checks; and teamwork on complicated projects such as this one

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