Powergate – New Indoor Substation, London

Client/end user: National Grid & Dickies Boat Yard

Services provided: Civils & Building Construction

Scope: Construction of a new transformer bund/enclosure and control building in accordance with an SSE design specification. The purpose of providing power supplies to a new state-of-the-art large computer data-centre on the adjacent site.
Scope includes the foundations, concrete bunds, structural steelwork and cladding, block work, internal finishes, M&E installation, drainage and modifications to the existing car park.

Other aspects: Programme interface with HV equipment installation. Access through the client’s business park and adherence to security requirements. Liaison with clients to safely manage and control various projects on the client’s site.