Cherry Gardens

Locality
Adelaide, South Australia
Year
2006 / 2007
Voltage / Function
275/132kV Substation Re-build & Upgrade
Asset Owner
ElectraNet
Scope

Detailed Design of Primary & Secondary Systems and the Supply of the Protection & Control System (incl remote ends). The substation comprised:

  • Upgrading / renewal of the existing 275/132kV Cherry Gardens substation;
  • 275kV and 132kV equipment replaced in stages;
  • Upgrade of Remote Ends;
  • Substation was re-configured to:
    • 9 x 275kV Diameters (27 x 275kB circuit breakers);
    • 2 x 132kV Diameters (6 x 132kV circuit breakers);
    • 1 x 225MVA Transformer (with provision for a future second unit).