Case Studies

VolkerInfra – Portsmouth 33kV QEC

VolkerInfra – Portsmouth 33kV QEC

Project OverviewFollowing the 2010 Strategic Defence and Security review, the requirement was endorsed for the construction of two Queen Elizabeth Class (QEC) aircraft carriers, subsequently named HMS Queen Elizabeth and HMS Prince of Wales. To support this programme, the seaborne access into Her Majesty’s Naval Base Portsmouth, the vessels’ home port, must be improved in conjunction with the base’s support facilities.VolkerStevin has been awarded the design and build contract...

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BBUSL – South Yorkshire 132Kv Reinforcement

BBUSL – South Yorkshire 132Kv Reinforcement

Project OverviewProject is to Design, Supply and Install a twin circuit ducted 132kV Cable system and associated auxiliaries including all jointing, termination and testing for Northern Power Grid. The 23km route runs between West Melton Grid Supply Point and Potteric Carr Bulk Supply Point. A split-point sectionalising arrangement is required on the route in the Denaby Main area. Two 24 fibre optic cables are also be installed, one with each circuit.Scope of WorksMajor Civils - West Melton Potteric...

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