Bow GIS Substation & Associated Transformer Cells
Description of Works
Construction of electricity substation including Reinforced Concrete substructure with steel frame and clad superstructure.
The works included a steel sheet pile cofferdam constructed around the previously built shaft. Reinforced concrete base, walls and ground floor slab completed the structure below ground.
Above ground, works consisted of a steel framed super-structure filled with brick/block construction and a profiled steel roof.
Adjacent to the substation, 2No transformer cells were constructed also on piled foundations.
Works to the substation also included a survey for unexploded wartime munitions, as the area was heavily targeted during wartime raids on London.
|Client||EDF Energy Networks Ltd 255 Broadway Bexleyheath Kent DA6 8ET|