Upgrading Power Station

Rio Tinto
Rio Tinto

Client                    Rio Tinto

Main Contractor   ABB


Rio Tinto

Main Contractor


Contributing to the increase in iron ore mining at Parker Point for Rio Tinto.

Scope of work

  • Laying feeder cables on above ground cable trays
  • 4 way pilot cables providing over 4000 metres of cabling
  • Safe delivery of confined space work where cables are routed underground
  • Improvements and modifications to equipment including
    • Buzzbars
    • Insulators
    • HV Jointing
    • Upgrading transformers in zone substations with 22kV to 33kV