New Road Substation
New Road, Midrand
- 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
- 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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