Extension 220 kV field in Lixhe (Liège) with a field which is connected to a new - to be provided - 220 kV/15kV transformer.
Client: Elia Engineering
Location: Lixhe (Liège)
Period: february 2012 - june 2014, engineering: 8 months, construction: 20 months
Engineering hours: 4,000
Construction hours: 4,000
In this ‘Design & Build’ approach Sweco Belgium acts as main contractor and carries final responsibility.
Elia Engineering is 100% part of Elia, the manager of the Belgian grid system. Elia Engineering is the internal engineering firm of the group, which is responsible for projects for network development, from study through to completion.
Photo: © ELIA SYSTEM OPERATOR