Sector: Railways

Taunton HOOB

Project Description

SDS were engaged by Sisk Rail to undertake detailed design of electrical infrastructure upgrades at its’ High Output Operations Base in Taunton to facilitate continued growth and expansion whilst simultaneously improving the existing electrical distribution network.

Design included sub-distribution to multiple buildings including mess rooms, workshops, offices, toilet block and storage cabins.

The works ensure a safe, resilient electrical distribution system

Project Involvement

Completed detailed cable calculations, selectivity studies and associated reports.

Sized and specified Electrical distribution equipment and associated LV cabinets making provision for future expansion and existing infrastructure needs.

Detailed external services routes taking account of site topography and existing underground services.

Produced detailed design drawings including schematics to GRIP stage 5.

Project Benefits

Cost effective practical design solution

Improved resilience of supply and modern distribution system delivered to GWR standards and complaint with all latest regulations

Improved safety and ongoing maintenance issues