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Chalmers Street Substation

Client Transport for NSW Location Sydney, NSW

The Transport for NSW Chalmers Street Substation project is part of the TfNSW Power Supply Upgrade Program for an inner city/urban site that supplies mission critical power, safety and life critical systems to meet the 2018 timetable deployment and demands.

RCR’s scope included:

  • Deliver of new rectifier transformer substation to the Central area
  • Improve reliability and redundancy in the network for the supply of emergency services, signalling systems and lighting systems in the City Circle Stations
  • Removal of end-of-life expired equipment within the existing Prince Alfred Substation
  • Reduce safety risk to personnel and infrastructure that currently co-exist within the existing Prince Alfred Substation
  • Achieve regulatory compliance and meet all applicable ASA and Australian Standards