Sector: Health Care

RD&E Hospital HVLV Replacement

Project Description

Replacement of two in number primary distribution low voltage panels for the Heavitree and Wonford Hospital sites

Critical service LV distribution panels including integration with an existing emergency standby generator

This was an operationally live hospital environment and risk to staff and patients needed to be consideed throughout the complex installation and change over period

A complex scheme delivered to reduce disruption and cost to the client

Project Involvement

Worked with specialist low voltage panel manufacturers to deliver a bespoke solution minimising downtime for critical power supplies

Produced a multi-phase design to ensure power continuity to critical services including modular installation, and temporary generator provision

To ensure that the installation was carried out in a low manner and to migrate distruption to the client, SDS designed a prefabricated solution

This allowed the project to be carried out with a phased changeoever at weekend and was completed on time and under
budget

Project Benefits

Appointed to produce full condition survey, technical design, tender documents and oversee the tender process

Worked with specialist manufacturers