The 2 x 83 MW Te Mihi Geothermal Power Project will be located within the Te Mihi Area of the Wairakei Geothermal Steam-Field. The project Owner is Contact Energy Ltd with owns and operates the steam-field and Wairakei Power Station which is sited just North of Taupo, New Zealand.
JLE is contracted by MSP JV to install 7000m of primary ladder rack, complete the building services contract, and install over 200,000m of Low voltage cable and the associated Switchboards, Motor Control Center and Distribution Boards. The contract also includes Installation of Balance of Plant Instrumentation including impulse lines and piping bridals.
The client has a lot of safety protocols on site including "home without harm, everyone everyday" and "look after your mate," which incorporates well with JLEs own safety system ZERO. No LTI's or MTI's on site to date.
|Client||MacDow/ SNC Lavalin/ Parsons Brinckerhoff JV|
|Location||Te Mihi Geothermal Power Station, Taupo|
|Project Value||5 Million|
|Size of Project Team||85|
|Project Duration||12 months|
|Lost Time Injuries||Nil|