Midhill Windfarm infrastructure

Midhill Windfarm infrastructure, Nr Stonehaven

Client: Fred Olsen Renewables Ltd
Contract value:
£16.4m
Contract date:
2013 – 2014
Capabilities:
Energy & renewables

Balance of plant civils and electrical infrastructure for 33 Siemens 2.3MW turbines:

  • Construction of 33 concrete turbine and crane pad foundations – completed on time, despite 3 months of winter weather delays
  • Construction of 6km floating road site access track and 10km of formed access track utilizing stone from 3 on site borrow pits
  • Concrete supplied from Jones Bros owned/operated on-site batching plant
  • Installation of 7km of off site cabling through difficult terrain and passing through a steep ravine section. All completed safely, and resulted in savings, both in time and cost, to the client
  • Construction of substation building incorporating an operations building and workshop building housed within a compound area
  • Electrical installation managed by Jones Bros and 22km of on-site cable trenching completed by Jones Bros teams
  • Maintenance of 13km of site access track
  • Landscaping and reinstatement of all site tracks
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