APD Engineering were contracted by PLP to engineer and design three new 1.5MVA and one 1MVA 11/0.433kV kiosk substations, powerline modifications and power and fibre optic cable reticulation for the Rio Tinto Wickham Accommodation Expansion.
APD have an experienced civil and structural team with the expertise required to design and deliver solutions for projects, irrespective of industry, scope or size. Our team has worked at all stages of projects from feasibility, concept to detailed designs. The civil expertise covers bulk earthworks, drainage, slabs, piles, bunds, firewalls, roads and temporary construction requirements.
APD’s structural know-how includes the design of substation structures like supports, gantries, masts and switchroom solutions varying from tilt up panel construction, masonry, transportable and containerised solutions. Our personnel have specialist knowledge in the design of overhead line structures (towers, monopoles, poles and other) and telecommunications antenna / radio structures for bearer networks. Our team works in an integrated manner with other disciplines to deliver a complete solution for your projects.
APD also provides site assistance with project management, construction verification and supervision. Our experienced personnel have worked in a variety of work environments and environmental conditions which brings wealth of knowledge to your project. The team can also assist with geotechnical studies, topographical surveys and underground asset detection.