Electrical network to housing facility
Client: Sishen Iron Ore Corporation (SIOC)
Description: Stefanutti Stocks Electrical & Instrumentation completed the provision of an electrical network to a camp facility that will house 924 people working at the Sishen Iron Ore Corporation (SIOC) at Kathu, Northern Cape.
The medium voltage (MV) reticulation work consisted of the supply and installation of 1 500m of 11kV overhead lines. The project included surveying, bush clearance, installation of 500kVA pole mounted transformers, road crossings, hard rock excavations, backfilling and 11kV cable installation and earthing.
The low voltage (LV) reticulation part of the contract involved the procurement and installation of 400-230V main distribution boards, kiosks, area lighting, as well as the necessary LV cable distribution and earthing. Upon mechanical completion the LV and MV work was tested and commissioned for hand-over to the mine.
Sector: Mining & Mining Infrastructure