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Mudgeeraba Substation

Locality
Varsity Lakes – Gold Coast, Queensland
Asset Owner
Powerlink
Voltage / Function
275/110kV Substation
Project Type
Brownfield

Project Summary

The Mudgeeraba Substation project was initiated to provide additional capacity and to secure the electricity supply for the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.  The substation is located at Varsity Lakes, Queensland.

We were engaged to complete the primary and secondary upgrade works at Mudgeeraba Substation.

The Mudgeeraba Substation construction involved:

  • A new 275/110kV 250MVa transformer, fire walls and noise wall
  • 275kV bus extension, isolator installation and gantry extension
  • Installation of new control room
  • Demolition and rebuild of 110kV feeder and transformer bays
  • Disassembly and removal of redundant transformer and selected primary plant
  • Replacement of substation security fence