Starfish Hill Wind Farm Substation
Client: Tarong Energy
Location: Fleurieu Peninsula
Start and Finish: 2003
Contract Type: Design and Construction
Contract Value: $3.5m
Starfish Wind Farm required an upgrade to the Cape Jervis, Yankalilla and Willunga Substations to accept power generated by the wind farm.
We were required to design, supply, construct and commission upgrades to Cape Jervis, Yankalilla & Willunga substations, including earthworks, footings and ducts.
Substation plant included:
- 1 x 40 MVA 66/33kV auto-transformer
- 3 x 66kV circuit breakers
- 7 x 66kV disconnectors
- 3 x 33kV circuit breakers
- 5 x 33kV disconnectors
We were also required to design, supply, construct and commission transformer, bus, line and islanding protection to Starfish Wind Farm, national grid metering, SCADA, communications and AC/DC auxiliaries.