Kettle River

Fort McMurray, Alberta
Kettle River Substation $4.6 Million

Project Overview

Located 110 km south of Fort McMurray, work included the installation of the following:
•  two 120/160/200 MVA, 240/144/25 kilovolt (kV) LTC transformers
•  four 240 KV circuit breakers
•  three 144 kV circuit breakers
•  two 144 kV zero crossing breakers
•  two 30 MVAR 144 kV capacitors
•  32 metre tall self-supporting telecommunication tower
•  related electrical and communications equipment
 Work also consisted of all civil works: site grading, foundtion, transformer oil containment pit and fencing.

Started in October 2013

Completed in March 2014