Whitehorse, Yukon
Takhini $4.6 Million

Project Overview

The Takhini Switching Substation is located approximately 30 km north of Whitehorse in the Yukon Territory. The project requirements were to re-develop the 138 KV Takhini Switching Substation to include a full Distribution Supply Station.

The work included the installation of a 15/20/25 MVA, 138KV/34.5 kV transformer with associated 34.5 kV Low Voltage (LV) bus; modifying the existing 138 kV High Voltage (HV) Radial Bus Arrangement into a Ring Bus Arrangement; modifying the existing substation Control Building to incorporate all new control panels with associated equipment; and I nstalling new or modifying existing control panels with associated equipment to provide for the electrical modifications.

Phase One was from May 2013 to October 2013

Phase Two was from January 2014 to October 2014