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


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.