Transpower announced today that the latest addition to the National Grid – the North Auckland and Northland project - will be put into full commercial operation from 10am today.
The completion of the 220 kV Hobson Street substation marks another milestone in a large programme of work to ensure a reliable power supply to Auckland and further north.
We are starting conductor (wire) stringing on the Wairakei to Whakamaru Project, the last significant phase of overhead line work.
Over the weekend of 9-11 August there will be traffic restrictions at the Gossamer Drive/Fremantle Place and Ti Rakau Drive intersection.
From June 10 the eastbound lanes on Ti Rakau Drive between Edgewater Drive and Gossamer Drive will be restricted to one lane while underground ducts and cables are installed.
Transpower’s newest substation at Wairau Road on the North Shore quietly slipped into life last weekend, following two years of construction activity.
Transpower announced today that the latest addition to the National Grid – HVDC Pole 3 – has been commissioned and will be put into full-time service from 8pm tonight.
Pakuranga to Penrose construction update, May 2013.
Transpower is currently upgrading its communication system that underpins the operation of the National Grid.
Transpower has lodged with the Kapiti Coast District Council, the environmental applications needed to progress its Paraparaumu 220 kV Supply Project