Whitegate Power Station, Cork

Electrical, instrumentation and HVAC installation on the 450MW combined cycle gas turbine power station at Whitegate, Midleton in County Cork.

Electrical responsibilities

  • Assembly and installation of the main generator step-up and unit auxiliary transformers
  • Installation of all main and sub main distribution transformers & switchgear
  • Stand-by generator, generator circuit breaker
  • Installation and testing of all MV and LV cabling
  • Cable racks installation within buildings and cable galleries and ducts between buildings
  • Installation of the IPB bus duct linking the generator circuit breaker to the GSU and UAT transformers
  • DCS and instrumentation cabling and terminations
  • Fire alarm
  • Lightning protection
  • Communications
  • Earthing
  • Instrument hook-ups
  • Public address system
  • Security systems installation
  • Testing, loop checking and commissioning support

Mechanical responsibilities

  • Supply & installation of ductwork, fans, louvers and air conditioning