Barrack Place, Sydney

Project Location: 151 Clarence Street

Company: Wilken Service

Client: Built Holdings Pty Limited

Description: Barrack Place at 151 Clarence Street, Sydney will see an existing 16,000 sqm B-grade building demolished to make way for a new, next generation A-grade, 18 storey, 22,000 sqm building designed to achieve a 5-star Green Star and a 5-star NABERS Energy rating.

Wilken’s involvement in this project was the supply and installation of a City type 3 x 1500KVA transformer basement chamber substation, which will not only supply power to 151 Clarence Street but the surrounding area.

This particular substation is the first of its kind as it has a DLAC panel (Distribution Local automation control panel) installed that will now become standard to be installed in all city type substation across the Ausgrid network.

Australian Technology Park, Eveleigh

Project Location: Central Avenue, Eveleigh, 2015

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd & Wilken Electrical Pty Ltd

Client: Mirvac Constructions Pty Ltd
Contract Value: 2 Million

Description: Australian Technology Park (ATP) is set to become one of Australia’s leading smart neighbourhoods. The vibrant and renewed precinct is set to become a popular destination, not just for workers but for the wider community. From al fresco diners and pop up events to other proposed amenities, which could include a gym and supermarket, the streets and laneways will buzz with activity, attracting visitors from across town and catering to the needs of today’s modern, flexible workforce.

Surrounded by some of Sydney’s most established and thriving neighbourhoods, including Erskineville Village, Redfern, Alexandria and Eveleigh, ATP is an easy stroll to a diverse array of shops, cafes, bars, restaurants – everything we love about these popular suburbs.

Wilken were contracted by Mirvac on several different projects across this large scale development site as both electrical contractors and Level 1 ASP’s Including:

  • Supply and installation of a 3 x 1500kVA surface chamber substation including bringing diverse feeders to site from the existing Ausgrid network and the construction of large scale concrete pits for ease of running HV and LV cables around the precinct not only for this project but for future projects as well
  • Public domain Low voltage, communications reticulation and Light pole installation across the site including street scape, sporting fields and recreation areas
  • Supply and installation of a 1 x 1000kVA transformer mini chamber substation
  • Installation of a 400A temporary builder’s supply to provide Mirvac additional temporary power to one of several buildings being constructed on site. The cables for this project were reticulated through previously installed conduits and connected to an existing kiosk substation both installed by Wilken on a previous project on site.

Wilken conducted detailed surveys on the existing pit and duct system on site to aid Mirvac and their level 3 designers design the HV and LV infrastructure across the ATP site.

NBN Co TAND Asquith Substation Upgrade works

Project Location: Asquith, 2077

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Area 3

Description: Upgrade of the site power supply from a Low Voltage to a High Voltage Customer.

Works Include

  • Supply and Installation of two new Ausgrid High Voltage Switch Units
  • Supply and Installation of two new private High Voltage 11KV Kiosks
  • Decommissioning of existing HV and LV assets
  • Working with the client to create a site-based program and design to minimize disruption to the clients assets

Bella Vista and Norwest Station Sites

Project Location: Northwest station address: Brookhollow Rd & Norwest Blvd, Baulkham Hills, 2153,Lexington Drive & Celebration Avenue, Bella Vista,NSW, 2153

Company: John Holland and CPB Joint Venture

Client: Northwest Rapid Transit Infrastructure Joint Venture (NRTIJV)

Description: Relocation and Installation of Endeavour Energy Infrastructure Assets as part of the North West Rapid Transport project.

Assets to be installed and relocated included:

  • High and Low Voltage Cable for Endeavour Energy
  • Endeavour Energy Streetlight cabling and Installation
  • Endeavour Energy Substation installation
  • Conduits and Pit installation for future works

Westmead Children’s Hospital Helipad

Project Location: Corner of Hawkesbury Road &, Hainsworth St, Westmead, NSW, 2145

Company: Wilken Service

Client: The Westmead Institute for Medical Research

Description:

Including the installation of Helipad Lighting control (PALC System), Lighting incl FATO, Landing and direction take off lighting, TLOF Perimeter lighting and Windsock installation. Switchboards, Carpark pedestrian warning system, power and Generator backup system.

Asquith Boys High School

Project Location: Jersey St N, Asquith, NSW, 2077

Company: Wilken Service

Client: Department of Education

Description:

Establish New LV Direct Distributor for the upgrade of power supply to Asquith boys HS, including the Uprating of existing Ausgrid Transformer and removal of Overhead Service Mains.

The Ribbon Project Darling Harbour

Project Location: Darling Harbour. Sydney

Company: Wilken Service

Client: Grocon

Description:

Wilken has been engaged for 2 Level 1 Projects on this site.

The first project to be undertaken is the installation of a new set of 200mm Conduits form the Ausgrid vault under the off ramp adjacent to the site to a 33kV pit that is situated in the middle of the site.
These conduits form an alternative path way for the 33kV Transmission cables that currently feed Barangaroo which run underneath the building footprint of the new Ribbon Project.

These works provide Ausgrid with an alternative pathway for future use to install new cables if required.

The second project is to construct 2 x City Type OAFD Surface Chamber Substations on the Ribbon site to supply the necessary electrical supply to the New Ribbon Project.

Wilken will be installing all the necessary Conduit reticulation for the 2 x Chamber substations to link these new Chambers into the existing Ausgrid Network.

Wilken is installing all the Protection panels, DLAC protection, 1500kVA transformers and HV and LV switches to the Chambers and running the HV and LV cable to link up the chambers.

Sydney Ambulance Metropolitan Infrastructure Strategy (SAMIS)

Project Location: Bankstown, Liverpool, Blacktown, Penrith and Northmead

Company: Wilken Electrical Service

Client: Hansen Yuncken Pty Ltd
Contract Value: $1.8 Million

Description:

Wilken Electrical Service was engaged to complete the complete Electrical, Data, Dry Fire and Security Installation of the western Sydney sector of these works.

Once the Sites were handed over to the Builder we were the first contractor on site to install the temporary site power to the amenities and start the installation of the inground service reticulation of Conduits and pits for the electrical and communication networks for the buildings.

Wilken was also included in the design phase of the project with Wilken putting forward an alternative lighting package to reduce the costs for the client.

The Electrical works included the supply and install of a Main Switchboard, Distribution board and a UPS Switchboard that was used to feed the Communication Rack and other essential systems used in the ambulance station.

As the Liverpool station was one of the first to be built in the state there were many changes made throughout the construction which made it a challenge to complete.

At Penrith and Northmead we were also engaged for the Level 1 works which included the installation of a new High Voltage Kiosk for Endeavour Energy on each site.

WestConnex M5

Project Location: M5 Motorway from St Peters to Beverly Hills

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: CPB Contractors Dragados Samsung Joint Venture (CDSJV)
Contract Value: $4.3 Million

Description:

CPB Contractors Dragados Samsung Joint Venture (CDSJV) is currently undertaking the design and
construction of the WestConnex New M5 (“the Project”).

The Project will run from the existing M5 East corridor at Beverly Hills via twin tunnels to St Peters, providing improved access to the airport, south Sydney and Port Botany precincts.

Key features of the Project include:

  • Over 19,000 meters of tunnelling (separate Eastbound and Westbound tunnels) that will increase capacity along the M5 East corridor and provide motorway access to north of Sydney Airport.
  • A new interchange at an industrial site in St Peters, which reduces the impact on nearby residential areas.
  • Connections from the interchange to key roads in the area, including Campbell Road/Street, Euston
  • Road and across the canal to Bourke Road.
  • Widening of Campbell Road/Street and Euston Road through existing road widening reservations.
  • Western tunnel entry and exit points at Kingsgrove.

Wilken where selected to complete the Relocation of Major Infrastructure Assets for the widening of Euston road from 2 to 6 Lanes. These assets include:

  • High and Low Voltage Cable for Ausgrid
  • Ausgrid Streetlight cabling and Light Column Installation
  • Optus conduit installation
  • TPG Pit and Conduit Installation
  • ITS Pit and Conduit Installation
  • TPG Pit and Conduit Installation

WestConnex M4 East

Project Location: M4 Motorway from Parramatta to Rozelle

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: CPB Samsung John Holland Joint Venture
Contract Value: $7.6 Million

Description:

  • Parramatta Rd between Bland St & Chandos St, Ashfield – AG481 works – Package No: 940 – Asset relocation of 3 x existing Ausgrid High Voltage feeders & additional spare conduit bank along Parramatta Rd, Ashfield as part of the Westconnex M4 East Upgrade
  • Installation ITS Lighting, VMS Conduits, Pits and Footings – Package No: 1022 Package 40 – Street lighting upgrades to the intersection of Parramatta Rd and Wattle Street Ashfield. Installation ITS Lighting, VMS Conduits, Pits and Footings as part of the Westconnex M4 East Upgrade
  • Installation ITS Lighting, VMS Conduits, Pits and Footings – Package No: 1022 Zone 30 – Asset Relocation of existing Low Voltage cables. Installation of new Pillars & Streetlights along new road frontage & alignment Installation ITS Lighting, VMS Conduits, Pits and Footings as part of the Westconnex M4 East Upgrade
  • Installation ITS Lighting, VMS Conduits, Pits and Footings – Package No: 1022 Zone 20 – Asset Relocation of existing Low Voltage cables. Installation of new Pillars & Streetlights along new road frontage & alignment. Installation ITS Lighting, VMS Conduits, Pits and Footings as part of Westconnex M4 East Upgrade
  • Verley Drive, Homebush – LV Extension Works Stage 2 (AG090) – Removal of existing Low Voltage cable in M4 East Service Tunnel as part of the Westconnex M4 East Upgrade
  • Parramatta Rd, North Strathfield AG300-310 – Package No: 455 – Removal of 3 x light poles for the Westconnex M4 East Upgrade
  • Parramatta Rd, Homebush (AG213 & AG214)
  • Wattle St, Habberfield (AG360)
  • Parramatta Rd, North Strathfield AG300-310 – Package No: 455 – Removal of 3 x light poles
  • Verley Drive, Homebush – LV Extension Works Stage 2 (AG090) – Removal of existiing LV cable in M4 East Service Tunnel

Westconnex M4 East Stage 1B

Project Location: M4 Motorway from Parramatta to Rozelle

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: CPB Samsung John Holland Joint Venture
Contract Value: $4.7 Million

Description:

  • 33kV Supply to Ismay Avenue, Homebush – 2 x 33kv feeders to the private westconnex substation
  • Parramatta Road Interchange
  • Parramatta Road, Burwood
  • Ismay Avenue, Homebush
  • AG482 (Package 941) – Parramatta Road & Bland Street, Ashfield – Undergrounding of LV mains and upgrading street lighting
  • Dobroyd Pde, Haberfield – Asset relocation including 3 x 11kV feeders, 16 new streetlights, new LV network including 8 pillars & reconnection of 7 new customer supplies

AirTrunk – 35 Huntingwood Drive

Project Location: 35 Huntingwood Drive,Huntingwood

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: AirTrunk Pty Ltd ATF the AirTrunk Sydney Land Trust

Contract Value: $3.2 Million

Description:

AirTrunk is a hyperscale and wholesale data center platform for cloud, content and large enterprise customers across the Asia-Pacific region.
Wilken’s contribution to the project was:
– Design and install 2 x 132kv feeders from Endeavour Energy towes to a new switchyard.
– Design and install 132 KV 80MVA Endeavour Energy switchyard complete with transformers, switch gear and control rooms

Bella Vista and Norwest Station Sites

Project Location: Northwest station address: Brookhollow Rd & Norwest Blvd, Baulkham Hills, 2153,Lexington Drive & Celebration Avenue, Bella Vista,NSW, 2153

Company: John Holland and CPB Joint Venture

Client: Northwest Rapid Transit Infrastructure Joint Venture (NRTIJV)

Description: Relocation and Installation of Endeavour Energy Infrastructure Assets as part of the North West Rapid Transport project .
Assets to be installed and relocated included:

  • High and Low Voltage Cable for Endeavour Energy
  • Endeavour Energy Streetlight cabling and Installation
  • Endeavour Energy Substation installation
  • Conduits and Pit installation for future works

Taronga Zoo – Sumatran Tiger Adventure High Voltage Cable Replacement

Project Location: Taronga Zoo – Bradleys Head Rd, Mosman, NSW,2088, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Taronga Conservation Society Australia

Description:

As part of Taronga’s Centenary celebrations, construction is commencing soon on a new Sumatran Tiger experience scheduled to open in 2017.

As part of the development of the new tiger habitat, the living area for the Sumatran Tigers will increase three fold and visitors will be able to view the tigers from various points including a themed ranger outpost. The tigers will have a magnificent old fig tree to climb that will be contained within their exhibit and they’ll be able to safely explore their areas at night.

Wilken is working directly with Taronga Conservation Society Australia to divert the existing High Voltage cabling to enable the new building works to commence.

 

Esprit Apartments, Mascot

Project Location: 7-9 Kent Rd, Mascot, NSW,2020, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Westbourne Constructions Pty Ltd

Description:

Esprit Apartments in Mascot is comprises of three 14 story buildings with 510 luxury apartments.

Wilken’s scope of works included Construction of a surface triple transformer substation

80 Arthur St, North Sydney

Project Location: 80 Arthur St & 51 Walker St,,North Sydney, NSW,2060, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Meriton Group

Description:

Meriton Group is working with One Steel to deliver a prestige 30-storey serviced apartment tower in the North Sydney CBD. the first Australian high-rise residential building to have its floors constructed out of structural steel instead of concrete.

Wilken’s scope of works includes construction of 1 x surface mini chamber substation.

Hillsong Epicentre High Voltage

Project Location: 1-5 Solent Circuit,Norwest Business Park, NSW,2153, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Richard Crookes Constructions Pty Ltd

Description:

This project includes extension of facilities at Hillsong Church including car parking, auditorium, youth area, television studios, musical rehearsal and recording spaces, plus amenities and plant spaces.

Wilken’s scope of works included Supply and install 1 x new kiosk substation on the Endeavour Energy Network.

One Parramatta Square

Project Location: Macquarie & Smith Street,Parramatta, NSW,2124, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: John Holland Pty Ltd

Description:

Parramatta Square is a large urban renewal project set to transform Parramatta’s core into a vibrant mixed-use hub, accommodating a substantial new public domain with more than 240,000sqm of mixed-use development and new Council facilities.

One Parramatta Square (1PSQ) is the first stage of the development and includes: New Flagship UWS Parramatta City Campus and Retail space.

Wilken has been working on this project including decommissioning of 1 x padmount substation and Installation of a 2 x 1500kVA transformer indoor substation.

Child Care Centre – Huntley St, Alexandria

Project Location: 6B Huntley Street,,Alexandria, NSW,2015, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Kerfoot Electrics Pty Ltd

Description:

Supply and install 1x new 400kVA Kiosk substation on the Ausgrid network.

To help meet the demand for quality child care in the inner city, City of Sydney  have started work on a new 80-place childcare centre in Huntley Street, Alexandria.

Work started in November 2015 and is expected to be completed in early-mid 2016.

The centre will feature an outdoor play area, with brand new equipment and shade sails, and solar panels on the roof.

A new road and car park will be constructed for safe and easy access, and the surrounding area will be landscaped.

Lumina Apartments Ashfield

Project Location: 270 Liverpool Rd,,Ashfield, NSw,2131, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Ceerose Pty Ltd

Description:

Supply and installation of an Ausgrid single 1000kVa chamber substation for a new residential development.

Hamilton Road, Fairfield West – Street Lighting

Project Location: Hamilton Rd between Corona Rd & Nangar St,Fairfield West, NSW,2165, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Fairfield City Council

Description:

Relocation of existing and installation of new poles, street lighting and overhead mains including 2 x load break switched and a pole top transformer.

HMAS Albatross – Helicopter Aircrew Training System Facility (HATS)

Project Location: HMAS Albatross & Jervis Bay Airfield

Company: Wilken Electrical Services Pty Ltd

Client: Lend Lease

Contract Value: $5.3 Million

Description:

The $157 Million JP 9000 Phase 7 Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS) is a high priority, joint service, Major Capital Equipment (MCE) project that will provide initial helicopter training for all Navy and Army aircrew (Pilot, Observer and Air crewmen). The new HATS will better prepare aircrew for conversion to the advanced Australian Defence Force (ADF) operational helicopters. The HATS is intended to be a component of a holistic ADF aircrew training continuum in which trainees with no helicopter aviation experience are developed into fully mission capable frontline helicopter aircrew.

Wilken’s involvement includes:

Synthetic Training Facility (STF)

  • Supply and establish a new 2 x 750kVA kiosk substation and HV cable extension to supply power to the new STF building.
  • New electrical power distribution (switchboards, sub main cabling and support network) and associated electrical cupboard and room.
  • Four earthing networks, an MEN building earth, comms earth, parking position earthing points and a dedicated secure specialist equipment earth.
  • Standalone Energy Monitoring System (EMS) for monitoring and reporting purposes
  • New luminaires, general power and specialised power outlets
  • Uninterruptable Power Supply for Simulator motion and computer systems
  • Emergency and exit egress lighting
  • External lighting for pedestrian access and carpark lighting
  • Lightning protection and associated earthing connection.

 

Live Training Facility

  • Power to serve Essential operating equipment during refurbishment of Asset 402 is to be provided from MSB in Asset 403.
  • Investigate and disconnect any items remaining of the LV electrical infrastructure, and make building safe for demolition Subcontractor.
  • Supply and install new power distribution boards (switchboards, sub mains cabling and support network) and associated electrical cupboard and room.
  • Provide three earthing networks, MEN building earth, communications earth and a dedicated secure specialist equipment earth.
  • New luminaires, general power and specialised power outlets
  • Emergency stop system for battery room, and the avionics workshop.
  • Emergency and exit egress lighting.
  • External lighting.
  • Lightning protection and associated earthing.

Living In Accommodation

  • Extend LV power from existing substation
  • New electrical power distribution (switch boards, sub main cabling and support network) and associated electrical cupboard.
  • Standalone Energy Monitoring System (EMS) for monitoring and reporting purposes
  • Two earthing networks, an MEN building earth and communications earth, and a luminaires, general power and specialised power outlet.
  • Emergency & Exit egress lighting
  • External lighting for carpark, pedestrian access and security CCTV coverage.
  • Lightning protection and associated earthing connection.

Jervis Bay Airfield

  • Disconnection of LV power to the toilet block (Asset 135) and shed building (Asset 136) and make safe for removal by demolition Subcontractor.
  • Extend LV power from existing services pillar within in ground pit and duct network
  • New electrical power distribution (switchboards, sub main cabling and support network) and associated electrical cupboard.
  • Two earthing networks, an MEN building earth and communications earth, and a luminaires, general power and specialised power outlet.
  • Emergency & Exit egress lighting
  • External lighting for carpark, pedestrian access including pathway lighting
  • Lightning protection and associated earthing

Goodman RCD Testing – West Portfolio

Project Location: Various Inner & Outer West suburbs

Company: Wilken Electrical Services Pty Ltd

Client: Goodman Property Services (Aust) Pty Ltd

Description:

Testing of all RCD’s (Residual Current Devices) on various Goodman properties in Sydney’s Inner & Outer West to ensure compliance with recent change in legislation.

Emblem Apartments Waterloo

Project Location: 52-54 Odea Avenue,Waterloo, NSW,2017, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: SPC Building Constructions Pty Ltd

Description:

Supply and installation of 1 x 1000kVA kiosk substation and decommission of an existing substation

Henry Lawson Drive & Bullecourt Ave Road Widening

Project Location: Henry Lawson Drive & Bullecourt Ave, Milperra, NSW,2214, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Rainbow Group Pty Ltd

Description:

Relocation of existing timber pole, installation of new timber poles and installing and restringing of new and existing overhead cables to accommodate the Henry Lawson Drive & Bullecourt Ave Road widening

Vue Apartments, Bondi

Project Location: 570 – 588 Oxford Street, Bondi Junction, NSW,2022, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Hutchinson Builders Pty Ltd

Description:

Construction of 1 mini chamber and associated High Voltage and Low Voltage cable reticulation to connect to the Ausgrid network for Vue Apartments Bondi.

Cairnsfoot School Relocation project

Project Location: 50A Francis Avenue,Brighton-le-Sands, NSW,2216, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Project Coordination (Australia) Pty Ltd

Description:

Cairnsfoot School is a public school for students with moderate or severe intellectual disabilities from ages 4 -18 years old.

The $16.6m Cairnsfoot School Relocation project for the NSW Department of Education and Communities at Brighton Le Sands includes seven new single storey buildings with seventeen classrooms in four blocks, a Library, Multipurpose Hall, Administration, Hydrotherapy Pool, Covered Outdoor Learning Areas and extensive external works.

Wilken’s involvement included installing a new Ausgrid kiosk substation

Parramatta Square Development

Project Location: Between Macquarie St, Church St, Parramatta

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Parramatta City Council

Description:

Removal and relocation of existing High Voltage and Low Voltage Endeavour Energy cables including street light columns to make way for The $2 billion dollar Parramatta Square development that is one of the country’s biggest urban renewal projects and is central to the vision of Parramatta City Council (Council) to build Australia’s next great city.

Located in the geographic and demographic heart of metropolitan Sydney, Parramatta has a scale and mix of commercial, health and education facilities befitting its recently acquired status as Sydney’s dual CBD.

Parramatta Square is a 3 hectare mixed use redevelopment precinct with six (6) stages located in the Parramatta CBD, bounded by Church, Macquarie, Smith and Darcy Streets. Parramatta Square will see Parramatta emerge as a vibrant, connected and liveable city in the heart of Sydney.

RAAF Williamtown HV & LV Upgrade

Project Location: RAAF Williamtown air base, Medowie Rd, Williamtown, NSW,2314, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Robson Civil Project Pty Ltd

Description:

As part of the NSW Government $1.5b upgrade of the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) base, in preparation for the delivery of the military’s order of new F-35A Lightning II jet aircraft, Wilken has been involved in the upgrade of the High Voltage & Low Voltage network including:

  • Setting out of all electrical services and coordination with other trades, including any necessary survey work to locate existing services.
  • Provide any necessary protection for existing services and repair if damaged due to these works.
  • Miscellaneous equipment.
  • Distribution switchboard.
  • Sub-main cabling and support systems.
  • Energy meter
  • Wiring, cables, enclosures and support systems.
  • External lighting and controls.
  • General power outlets, special purpose outlets and connection to equipment by others.
  • Earthing system
  • Lightning/surge protection
  • Interface for power control and monitoring system (PCMS).
  • Provision of technical submissions and working drawings.

Chau Chak, UTS Building – Street Lighting

Project Location: 14-18 Ultimo Road,,Ultimo, NSW,2007, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: City Electrical Services Pty Ltd

Description:

Installation of a new Low Voltage supply from the Ausgrid Network to power a new private switchboard. Works also include new private street lighting for Sydney’s iconic building designed by Frank Gehry – UTS Dr Chau Chak wing building.

The University of Sydney – Camden Campus

Project Location: Werombi Road,Camden, NSW,2570, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: The University of Sydney

Description:

Installation of a new Endeavour energy kiosk substation, decommissioning of the existing gas generators and installation of a new Main Switch Board.

200 George Street, Sydney

Project Location: 200 George St,Sydney,NSW,2000,Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Mirvac Group

Contract Value: $1.8 Million

Description:

The 200 George Street development site is located at the northern end of the Sydney CBD in a key location and incorporates three existing buildings, being 190 & 200 George Street and 4 Dalley Street. The completed office tower will comprise approximately 38,000sqm of net lettable area over 32 office levels and 63 tenant car spaces. The development is targeting a 6 Star Green Star Design rating and 5 Star NABERS Energy rating and aims to achieve a PCA “Premium Grade” rating. Wilken Service has been engaged to complete the High Voltage electrical works including 2 x HV chamber substations, HV cabling within the building with excavation works on George Street and Dalley Street. Fit out and commissioning of a triple transformer chamber type substation and decommissioning an existing Chamber substation

Villawood Detention Centre – Stage 2

Project Location: 5 Miorwera Road,Villawood,NSW,2163,Australia

Company: Wilken Electrical Services Pty Ltd

Client: Hansen Yuncken Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $3.9 Million

Description:
Stage 2 of the upgrade to Villawood detention centre including New Accommodation Buildings and Path Lights.

Burwood Rd,Belmore

Project Location: 529 Burwood Rd,Belmore,NSW,,Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Andros & Company Pty Ltd

Description:

Installation of a new 400A direct distributor. Including trenching, conduit, cable installation and establish new Pillar at 529 Burwood Road Belmore for the Belle Apartments development.

Westfield Miranda Redevelopment

Project Location: 600 Kingsway, Miranda

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Westfield Design & Construction Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $1.78 Million

Complete: September 2014

Description:

•Redirect High Voltage Cabling into Kiora Lane
•Underground the overhead network in The Kingsway from Wandella Road to The Miranda Hotel.
•Fitout and commission a new basement chamber substation off Kiora lane – Capacity 4.5 MVA
•Fitout and commission a new surface triple transformer chamber substation off Wandella Road – Capacity 4.5MVA

Macquarie Telecom

Project Location: 2 Talavera Rd, Macquarie Park

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client : Giddis Project Management

Contract Value: $1.2 Million

Complete: October 2014

Description:

High voltage feeder cable augmentation.

Supply and install two new 11kV 500 Cu3 (approx. 2km) feeder cables from Macquarie Park Zone Substation to the high voltage customer, Macquarie Telecom.

Disconnect and remove the existing 11kV feeder cables from within the chamber and replace them with the two new feeders, terminate and commission.

Westfield Miranda Substation 7

Project Location: The Kingsway, Miranda, NSW, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Westfied Design & Constructons Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $1.62 Million

Complete: July 2014

Complete:

Description:

Installation of new chamber substation including trenching , cabling and relocation of Overhead cabling for the redevelopment of Westfield Miranda.

Summit, Discovery Point Stage 2

Project Location: Brodie Sparks Drive, Wolli Creek,Sydney,NSW,2205,Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Hutchinson Builders Pty Ltd

Complete: June 2015

Description:

Installation of a 1000kVA kiosk substation including trenching, High Voltage & Low Voltage cabling, terminations and cable jointing for the new Summit Residential Tower at Discovery Point Willi Creek.

University of Sydney Abercrombie Precinct Redevelopment

Project Location: The University of Sydney, Abercrombie Precinct, Darlington Lane & Codrington St,Sydney,NSW,2008,Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: John Holland Pty Ltd

Complete: January 2015

Description:

Establish a Triple 1500kVA Suburban (Non CBD) Surface Chamber Substation for the University of Sydney at the Business School as part of the Abercrombie Precinct Redevelopment constructed by John Holland Pty Ltd.

Darling Harbour Live – Sydney’s New Convention, Entertainment and Exhibition Precinct

Project Location: Darling Harbour,Sydney,NSW,2000,Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Lend Lease

Contract Value: $2 Million

Description:

The re-development of Darling Harbour represents an exciting chapter in Sydney’s evolution. Sydney will soon be home to new world-class convention, exhibition and entertainment facilities that combines innovative technology, the overwhelming natural beauty of Sydney Harbour and the vibrant Sydney community.
The development will ensure that Australia’s global city remains the first choice in Asia Pacific for international and domestic business events, conferences and exhibitions, generating significant economic benefits for the city and for New South Wales.

The project will also develop a new hotel in the north of Darling Harbour. In addition, it will see the creation of a new urban neighbourhood at the southern end of Darling Harbour. It will become home to over 2,000 people with high-tech businesses, apartments, student accommodation, shops, cafes and restaurants, and a new city square.

Wilken Service Pty Ltd where selected By Lend Lease for the ASP 1 High Voltage Reticulation & Establishment of Chamber substations Package for the DHL development at Darling Harbour.

Eastern HQ, North Sydney

Project Location: CNR Pacific Hwy & Berry St, North Sydney, NSW, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Leighton Contractors Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $1,200,000.00

Description:

Wilken’s involvement in the construction of this 30 story office and retail building by Leighton Contractors is to construct two basement chamber substations the first being a triple transformer substation and the second a single transformer substation.
Connecting these substations in to the Ausgrid network involves the use of existing Ausgrid infrastructure and the installation of new cabling including joints at one end of the new cabling connection into the North Sydney zone substation.

As part of the contracted works Wilken are also decommissioning an existing kiosk substation that will no longer be in use once the two basement chamber substations have been commissioned.

Wagga Wagga RAAF Base & Kapooka

Project Location: Wagga Wagga, NSW, 2651

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Jacob SKM

Contract Value: $6.7 Million

Description:

An upgrade of the Kapooka Military Area Base electrical infrastructure including:

Kapooka Military Area
• Replacement of substation 13 and 15, and
• Upgrade of 22kV cable between Sub Station 33 and 15.
RAAF Base Wagga
• Replacement of High Voltage (HV) incomer and Central Emergency Power Station (CEPS) switchgear,
• Provision of new electrical 11kV ring main No. 1 and new substations 1, 4, 5 & 7 to improve HV network,
• Provision of new electrical 11kV ring main No. 2 and new substations 3, 6 & 8 to improve HV network,
• Replacement of substations 2A, 7A, 9, 11, 12, 13 and 14.
• Replacement of 23 Base Low Voltage (LV) electrical pillars,
• Replacement of 7 LV link boxes, and
• Supply and installation of a 100mm conduit to be laid in parallel (500mm from HV cable) of the HV cabling reticulation at RAAF Wagga.

Orchard Hills Defence Establishment

Project Name: Orchard Hills Defence Establishment

Project Location: 2181 The Northern Road, Mulgoa, NSW,2745, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Department of Defence

Contract Value: $6.3 Million

Description:

Wilken’s involvement in the project is to upgrade existing electrical infrastructure including:

High Voltage
-One HV connection Switching Station (and outdoor enclosure)
-New HV switching equipment for the Central Emergency Power Station (CEPS) to replace existing
-One new 200kVA pad mounted substation
– One new 100kVA pad mounted substation
-One new 300kVA external oil filled type transformer (NS3)
– One new 150kVA external oil filed type transformer (AS2)
– Bunding and earthing for upgrade for new (NS3 and AS2) external transformer
– New High voltage cabling to run underground

Low Voltage
-New main switchboard to replace existing main switchboard in Bld N98.
-New Power Factor Correction Board (160) kVAR for Bld N98.
– New sub-installation switchboards (2 off) in citadel building (N91) for the existing 60Hz converters to
replace existing ones
– NEW 20 kVA UPS to replace existing

Chatswood Westfield High Voltage

Project Location: 1 Anderson Street,,Chatswood, NSW,2067, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Scentre Group

Contract Value: $520,000.00

Description:

Installation of a new Ausgrid Elevated chamber substation and new High Voltage control point for the redevelopment works at Westfield Chatswood.

SouthBank Wolli Creek

Project Location: 20 Levey Street & 34-36 Marsh Street,Wolli Creek, NSW,2205, Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Ganellen Pty Ltd

Complete: July 2015

Description:

Wilken will be upgrading the existing Ausgrid network buy installing three new kiosk substations and decommissioning one existing substation.
Wilken will also be changing the configuration of the existing street lighting and installing new low voltage pillars.

Kareena Private Hospital, Caringbah

Project Location: 86 – 88 Kareena Rd North,Caringbah,NSW,2229,Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Delta Elcom Pty Ltd

Complete: June 2013

Description:

Installation of new kiosk substation including trenching, cabling, terminations and decommissioning of existing substation.

Metronode Data Centre Silverwater Stage 2

Project Location: 8-14 Egerton St, Silverwater,Sydney,NSW,2128,Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Heyday5 Pty Ltd

Complete: May 2014

Description:

Installation of two new temporary kiosk substations at the metronode data centre in silverwater including all associated trenching, High Voltage and Low Voltage cable installation, terminations and cable joints.

Platinum Apartments, Zetland

Project Location: 1 Hutchinson Walk,Zetland,NSW,2017,Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: DASCO Australia Pty Ltd

Complete: September 2014

Description:

Installation of a new chamber substation including trenching, High Voltage cabling, Low Voltage cabling and terminations for the new development.

Katoomba Woolworths

Project Location: 38 – 40 Parke St,Katoomba,NSW,2780,Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Mainbrace Constructions (NSW) PTY LTD

Complete: May 2014

Description:

Installation of new High Voltage cabling and street lighting for the new Woolworths redevelopment.

Nelune Cancer Centre – Stage 1, Prince of Wales Hospital

Project Name: Nelune Comprehensive Cancer centre and Australian Advance Treatment Centre – Stage 1

Project Location: Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick Hospital Campus, High Street & Avoca Street,Randwik,NSW,2031,Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Hansen Yuncken Pty Ltd

Complete: October 2013

Description:

Installation of two New Pad-mount Substations including trenching, cabling and relocation of Overhead cabling.

Project Destiny

Project Location: 128 Bunnerong Rd , East Gardens , NSW , 2036 , Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Total Constructions Pty Ltd

Complete: June 2014

Description:

Relocation of existing overhead and underground high voltage and low voltage cabling for the construction of a new slip lane along Bunnerong Road East Gardens

UNSW School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Project Location: UNSW Kensington Campus, Building J17 & J18, Library Rd, , Kensington , NSW , 2033 , Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Richard Crookes Constructions Pty Ltd

Complete: May 2014

Description:

Supply and Installation of a new 2000kVA Dry Type Substation into University of NSW Kensington Campus existing High Voltage Infrastructure Consisting of -:
• Excavations
• Conduits
• Cables & Joints
• Installation of Substation
• Restoration of existing surfaces
• Testing/Commissioning of new Substation

Brighton Apartments, Bay St

Project Location: 342 – 344 Bay Street , Brighton Le Sands , NSW , 2216 , Australia

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: DeiCorp Constructions (NSW) Pty Ltd

Complete: March 2014

Description:

Installation of a new 400A direct distributor.

Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College

Project Location: 128 Miller Street , North Sydney

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Prime Construction Pty ltd

Complete: February 2014

Description:

Installation & commissioning of a new Ausgrid Kiosk Substation to augment Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College’s electrical needs.

Royal Prince Alfred Hospital North West Precinct

Project Location: Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Missenden Rd & Lucas St, Camperdown

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Richard Crookes Constructions Pty Ltd

Complete: April 2014

Description:

Installation & commissioning of 2 x 1000Kva kiosks within RPA Hospital and installation of all associated High Voltage & Low Voltage cabling to permit connection to the Ausgrid network.

Strathfield Private Hospital

Project Location: 3 Everton Rd , Strathfield

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Fugen Constructions

Complete: April 2014

Description:
Installation & commissioning of a new Ausgrid Kiosk Substation to augment Strathfield Private Hospital’s electrical needs.

Leppington Zone Substation

Project Location: Lot 40 St Andrews Road, Leppington

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Hansen Yuncken Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $1,300,000.00

Description:
• The reticulation of AC and DC power and lighting circuits to the required outlet locations
• The provision and installation of internal light fittings, illuminated exit fittings, a ceiling mounted extract fan, and all control switching.
• The provision and installation of an internal distribution board incl. all circuit wiring
• The provision and installation for a telephone and of an isolation unit The provision and installation of internal and external gpo’s, fitments and accessories
• The provision and installation of external light fittings incl. support poles
• The building-in of the various elements of the project, including coordination with the activities of Fire detection & Electronic Security sub-contractors
• The installation of the photo electric cells
• The installation of power to oil separator

2014 NECA State Finalist

Wilken entered PlantBank  into the 2014 NECA Excellence Awards and were State Finalists.

Skye by Crown

Project Location: 211-223 Pacific Highway, North Sydney

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Crown Group Constructions Pty Ltd

Complete: November 2013

Description:

Decommission and removal of existing indoor substation.
Installation of new Low Voltage underground services along the pacific Highway North Sydney.

Little Bay Development – Stage 3 Substation

Project Location: 30-36 Harvey St Little Bay

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client : Ganellen Pty Ltd

Complete: September 2013

Description:

Two level project for SC03879 and SC03880 Little Bay Residential Development.

1 – Establish 1 x 800KVA kiosk type substation at 1 Fleming Street, Little Bay.

2- Establish 1 x 800KVA kiosk type substation at 30-36 Harvey Street, Little Bay.

Australia Towers II

Project Location: Site 3, Australia Ave, Sydney Olympic Park, Homebush

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Parkview Constructions Pty Ltd

Complete: August 2013

Description:

Establish 3 x 1000KVA kiosk type substations and decommission 1 existing kiosk type substation and return components to Ausgrid.

East Village, Victoria Park

Project Location: 2-4 Defries Ave, Zeatland

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Dasco Australia Pty Ltd

Complete: October 2013

Description:

Decommission temporary kiosk substation S.50753 and establish a new triple transformer chamber substation – capacity 4.5MVA.

Establish a new double transformer chamber substation – capacity 3MVA.

Westfield Sydney High Voltage Upgrade

Project Location: Westfield Pitt Street, Sydney

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client : Westfield Design & Construction Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $2.1 Million

Completed: September 2010

Description:

Supply and install three oil filled transformers and H Type boards in a basement chamber substation. Excavate Pitt Street Mall and install pits ducting to accommodate the new 11KV feeders. This project required co ordination with local council and existing shop owners in Pitt Street Mall, to avoid loss of trading due to excavation work. The end result was a complete success.

Macquarie University High Voltage Upgrade

Project Location: Macquarie University

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client : Macquarie University

Contract Value: $2.1 Million

Completed: August 2010

Description:

Excavate 2.5 Kilometers of trenching along Waterloo Road. Install 6 x 150mm conduits entire length of the 2.5 Kilometer excavation.
Install 3 x 11KV feeders from the Macquarie Zone Substation to three locations within Macquarie University.
Install three pad mount transformers.
Wilken was given an extremely tight time frame to complete this project. In order to meet these constraints we resourced the project with six of our underground crews working in different locations at the same time.

Gore Hill Data Centre

Project Location: Pacific Highway, Gore Hill

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Rainbow Civil Pty Ltd

Completed: April 2011

Description:

Excavate and lay 6 x 200mm conduit from Gore Hill Data Centre to the Gore Hill Zone Substation. Install two 33kv Feeders from the Zone Substation to the new HVC units in the Data Centre. This project involved closing off half of Campbell Street for the duration of this project. This involved getting permission from local businesses and other stake holders.

Metronode Data Centre Silverwater

Project Location: 8-14 Egerton St, Silverwater

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client : Metronode Pty Ltd

Complete: September 2013

Description:

Establish 2 x HVC units for the high voltage customer Metronode.

Excavate and install ducts and high voltage cable from Fariola Street to the customer’s premises in Egerton Street.

Supply, install and terminate customers high voltage consumer mains (2 sets of 11kV 300CuI triple x)

Maroubra Rd, Maroubra

Project Location: 205 Maroubra Rd Maroubra

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client : Galand Construction Pty Ltd

Complete: July 2013

Description:

Excavate, supply and install up to 6 x 150mm + 1 x 50mm duct across Maroubra Road and up Anzac Parade in order to establish a 400Amp direct distributor out of Ausgrid’s kiosk type substation S.8585 for a new residential development “The Post”

Westfield Eatgardens

Project Location: 152 Bunnerong Road, Eastgardens

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Westfield Design & Construction Pty Ltd

Complete: October 2013

Description:

Construction of a new 600Kva Kiosk and associated High Voltage & Low Voltage infrastructure to Ausgrid standards for Westfields Constructions.

University of Technology Sydney, Broadway

Project Location: 83 – 117 Broadway, Broadway, Sydney

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client : Nilsen Pty Ltd

Complete: September 2013

Description:

Establishment of a Basement Chamber substation in the new Information Technology and Engineering (ITE) Building for the University of Technology, Sydney.

Abercrombie Redevelopment Sydney University

Project Location: Rose Street & Boundary Lane, University of Sydney

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: University Of Sydney

Complete: August 2013

Description:

Disconnect and recover the existing overhead low voltage and street lighting mains in Rose Street and Boundary Lane for the University of Sydney Business School Development.

Al Zahra College

Project Location: 3-5 Wollongong Rd, Arncliffe

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Al Zahra College

Complete: August 2013

Description:

  • Excavate and locate open points for existing ducts
  • Excavate and lay additional 2 x 150mm ducts
  • Establish 400A direct distributor from substation s.10841 to Al Zahra College’s private pillar

Decommissioning Chamber Substation, Parramatta

Project Location: 330 Church Street, Parramatta

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Karimbla Constructions Services Pty Ltd

Complete: November 2013

Description:

Decommissioned Chamber sub at 330 Church street Parramatta for the new Altitude Apartments. Pull in new Low voltage cables and upgraded existing Substation at the end of Phillip Lane.

Patricks Container Terminal, Port Botany

Project Location: Patricks Container Terminal, Botany Rd, Port Botany, Botany, Australia

Company: Wilken Electrical Services Pty Ltd

Client: Hansen Yuncken Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $1.25 Million

Complete: December 2014

Description: New Administration Building and Tower Project – Supply and installation of new Lighting , Power , Submains , Distribution and Main Switchboards , together with Data and AV room fitout New and existing Maintenance Workshop – Supply and installation of new Lighting , Power , Submains , Distribution and

Main Switchboards , together with AV and Data room fitout while maintaining operational services to the clients office and ground staff

Springhill FSC Stage 3

Project Location: 191 – 195 Five Islands Rd,,Unanderra,NSW,2526,Australia

Company: Wilken Electrical Services Pty Ltd

Client: Hansen Yuncken Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $3.7 Million

Complete: February 2015

Description:

Electrical services supply and install to Endeavour Energy’s South Eastern Regional data centre, stores and warehouse at Unanderra.
Including –
• 2000A Main Switchboard and Distribution Boards
• Consumers Mains and Sub-mains
• LED Lighting with C-Bus lighting control
• Monitored Emergency Lighting
• Lightning Protection
• Generator and UPS Backup System
• Communications
• MATV & Audio Visual System

 

Wilken is proud to announce that we were NECA Excellence Awards State Finalist 2015 – Category 06 – Industrial Medium Project for Endeavour Energy, Springhill – Field Services Centre.

Read more about this project here or click here to watch the video

University of Sydney, Camperdown Campus Power Upgrade

Project Location: The University of Sydney, Camperdown Campus, Carslaw Building, John Wolley Building, Masden Building, Fisher Library & Anderson Stuart Building

Company: Wilken Electrical Services Pty Ltd

Client: The University of Sydney

Contract Value: $2.23 Million

Complete: April 2015

Description:

To upgrade the electrical infrastructure to facilitate future demand at The University of Sydney. This includes:

  • Marsden Building- Power Infrastructure Upgrade
  • Fisher Library- Power diversion
  • Anderson Stuart- Main Switchboard replacement & associated works
  • John Woolley Wind Tunnel – Power Infrastructure Upgrade
  • Carslaw Building – Main Switchboard replacement & associated works

Moorebank Units Relocation External Electrical Works

Project Location: Holsworthy Barracks, Holsworthy

Company: Wilken Electrical Service Pty Ltd

Client: Laing O’Rourke

Contract Value: $16.5 Million

Description:

New high voltage & low voltage electrical and communications infrastructure cabling, substations and street lighting to entire Holsworthy Army Barracks.

Sikorsky TLS (Through Life Support) Facility

Project Location: Lot 1 Wugan Street,,Nowra, NSW,2540, Australia

Company: Wilken Electrical Services Pty Ltd

Client: Hansen Yuncken Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $2 Million

Description:

The Sikorsky TLS (Through Life Support) Facility project has been undertaken to provide the
maintenance support for the deployment of the Seahawk MH60 “Romeo” class of helicopter
adjacent to HMAS Albatross. The project comprises two major developments: I. The MRO (Maintenance and Repair Operations) facility, a combined helicopter hanger,
workshop and administrative support operational base.
II. A Logistics facility, comprising racking stores, dispatch and receiving, and supporting
offices. Wilken will be installing all light and Power electrical systems which include
– 2 new Main switchboards one for each building and multiple light and power distribution boards
– Internal and External lighting
– Lightning Protection and Earthing system for the Hanger building
– 2 segregated data systems, defence Network and Sikorsky Network
– Sub mains and General Power throughout the facilities

Villawood Detention Centre

Project Location: 15 Birmingham Avenue Villawood NSW 2163

Company: Wilken Electrical Services Pty Ltd

Client: Hansen Yuncken Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $12.2 Million

Description:

Electrical, communications and fire installation to entire Villawood Detention Centre, consisting of approx. 45 buildings, structures including sporting facilities

Ansto Building 80, Opal Extension

Project Location: New Illawarra Rd, Lucas Heights

Company: Wilken Electrical Service Pty Ltd

Client: Hansen Yuncken Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $1,300,000.00

Complete: November 2013

Description:

Installation of light and power to Ansto’s new Opal building including-

• Upgrading of existing Low Voltage switchgear
• New Main Switchboard
• Mechanical Services Switchboards
• Distribution Boards for Essential Supply, laboratory, lighting & power
• General Lighting, control and Power
• Emergency & EXIT Lighting
• External lighting
• Laboratory and workshops Lighting and Power
• Skirting ducts & accessories
• Earthing
• Lightning & surge protection System

Australian Botanic Gardens Plantbank, Mt Annan

Project Location: Narellan Road, Mt Annan NSW 2567

Company: Wilken Electrical Service Pty Ltd

Client: Hansen Yuncken Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $1 Million

Complete: May 2013

Description:

The Australian PlantBank Facility at Mount Annan Botanic Gardens based in Western Sydney is a new scientific research facility with the purpose of collecting and storing all viable seeds and plant tissue specimens of all plant species in Australia.

Innovative lighting and electro technology brings this one of a kind Australian Plant Bank Conserve to life, the building management, solar power, state of art automated lighting and power systems for the operation of a complete controlled environmental Thermal Labyrinth to conserve the plant life and seeds.

The facility consists of state of the art science labs, thermal efficient seed storage vaults, climate controlled glasshouses and specialised teaching facilities.

Completed in a timely manner and within budget, this microclimate facility has been a successful project in all aspects.

The project involved the construction of a new standalone building which incorporated;

New and modern office space for the existing Botanical Gardens Trust workers to relocate:

  • A library
  • laboratories
  • lecture theatres
  • A Seed Bank storage facilities for the storage of plant species

The building is also used as a visitor centre and for educational purposes.

The Electrical services provided to the project are summarised as follows:

  • New consumers mains including conduit from Substation to switch room
  • Main Switchboard
  • 4 Distribution Boards throughout the building
  • Power Factor correction unit for Main switch board
  • Provision of a future mobile generator connection point
  • Supply authority metering
  • Cable tray and supports
  • Sub mains cabling
  • Light and power cable reticulation
  • Lighting
  • Lighting Control system
  • Emergency lighting and Exit signage
  • Communication system
  • Interface between Building Management system and lighting control
  • Mater Antenna system including the provision for Foxtel
  • Security System
  • Electrical Fire and Evacuation system
  • Installation of a New substation and associated Level 1 works
  • Installation of Audio visual equipment in lecture theatres, Meeting rooms and teaching labs including hearing loops

2014 NECA State Finalist

Wilken entered PlantBank  into the 2014 NECA Excellence Awards and were State Finalists. You can watch our entry video here

Randwick Racecourse High Voltage Upgrade

Project Location: Randwick Racecourse, Alison Rd, Randwick NSW 2031

Company: Wilken Electrical Service Pty Ltd

Client : Stowe Australia

Completed: December 2012

Description:

Relocation of Existing high voltage mains around the new Grandstand, Establishment of new chamber Substation and
Substation Kiosk.

Holsworthy Barracks 33kV & 11kV Upgrade

Project Location: Holsworthy Barracks, Holsworthy

Company: Wilken Servive Pty Ltd & Wilken Electrical Services Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $3.5 Million

Complete: December 2013

Client: Department of Defence

Description:

Supply & install 6 kilometers of 33kV & 11kV Overhead and Underground cables on new concrete poles.
Construction of two switch rooms including the installation of all 33kV and 11kV switchgear.
Under bore railway line and install UGOHS on both sides of the railway.
This was an extremely difficult project as Wilken was the head contractor working directly for The Department of Defence.
Wilken implemented all the WHS, Environmental and Quality assurances required under the head contractor.

O’Brien Building – St Vincent’s Hospital

Project Location: Burton Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney

Company: Wilken Electrical Services Pty ltd

Client : Richard Crookes Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $5.1 Million

Completed: November 2010

Description:

Wilken were contracted by Richard Crookes Construction to design and construct electrical infrastructure and services for a new facility at St Vincent’s Hospital (the Client) on Burton Street in Darlinghurst, Sydney.

The new O’Brien building was being developed to provide modern facilities to the Mental Health, Drug and Alcohol, Administration and Education Departments of St Vincent’s Hospital.

The Kinghorn Cancer Centre

Project Location: 370 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, 2010

Company: Wilken Electrical Service Pty Ltd

Client : Richard Crookes Constructions Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $6.8 Million

Completed: November 2012

Description:

The Kinghorn Cancer Centre (TKCC) is a $100m new cancer research centre that combines integrated multidisciplinary Cancer Care and Translational Cancer Research.

  • Supply and install new Main Switchboard and metering
  • Supply and install new Consumer Mains
  • Supply new Distribution Boards on each level.
  • Supply new submains to each Distribution Board
  • Rewire all general light and power
  • Supply and install general purpose outlets and light switches
  • Install telephone and PABX system
  • Install Security System
  • Install Fire and Smoke Detection
  • Ceiling Heating
  • Public Address System
  • MATV

Blue Mountains Cultural Centre

Project Location: 30 Parke St, Katoomba

Company: Wilken Electrical Service Pty Ltd

Client: Richard Crookes Construction

Contract Value: $4 Million

Completed: February 2013

Description:

• Power distribution infrastructure
• Earthing
• Outlets and accessories
• Cabling and reticulation
• Light fittings and controls
• MATV system outlets
• Communications services
• Access control and intruder detection
• Closed circuit television systems
• Racks, cabinets and enclosures
• Setting to work, testing and commissioning of the total electrical system

Hunter Expressway

Project Location: The Hunter Expressway between the F3-Newcastle Link Road interchange to Kurri Kurri in the Hunter Valley

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client : Theiss Pty Ltd

Contract Value: $1.5 Million

Completed: June 2013

Description:

This $1.7 billion project involved the construction of a four lane freeway link between the M1 Pacific Motorway near Seahampton and the New England Highway, west of Branxton. The new expressway provides a new east-west connection between Newcastle and the Lower Hunter and is one of the biggest road infrastructure projects to be built in the Hunter.

Wilken was involved in High Voltage underground cabling to 13km of Hunter Expressway consisting of 7 High Voltage substations.

Sydney Harbour Bridge NYE 2002 – 2003 Lighting

Project Location: Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: City of Sydney

Completed: December 2002

Description:

Installation of decorative rope light in a Dove of Peace design on Sydney Harbour Bridge for New Years Eve 2002 – 2003 celebrations.

Sydney Harbour Bridge Rugby World Cup Lighting

Project Location: Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Completed: October 2003

Description:

Installation of decorative rope light in a Rugby World Cup logo design on Sydney Harbour Bridge for the 2003 Rugby World Cup held in Australia.

Sydney Harbour Bridge NYE 2000 – 2001 Lighting

Project Location: Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: City of Sydney

Completed: December 2000

Description:

Installation of decorative rope light in a Rainbow Serpent and a Federation Star design on Sydney Harbour Bridge for New Years Eve 2000 – 2001 celebrations.

Sydney Harbour Bridge Olympic Rings Lighting

Project Location: Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: City of Sydney

Completed: September 1999

Description:

Installation of decorative rope light in an Olympic Rings design on Sydney Harbour Bridge for Sydney 2000 Olympics.

The Jameson

Project Location: 508 Rocky Point Rd, San Souci

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: Greenstar Environmental Energy

Complete: January 2014

Description:

Installation of a chamber substation & installation of 11kV & 415V underground and overhead cables.

Sydney Harbour Bridge NYE 2001 – 2002 Lighting

Project Location: Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour

Company: Wilken Service Pty Ltd

Client: City Of Sydney

Completed: December 2001

Description:

Installation of decorative rope light in an Ulura, The Southern Cross and a Dove of Peace design on Sydney Harbour Bridge for New Years Eve 2001 – 2002 celebrations.