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 are one of Australia’s leading consultancy firms, with a number of experts in wide range of stead-state and dynamic Power Systems Analysis and Connection Studies. Our staff are a veteran group who have worked together on many projects around Australia, providing proven and practical experience.
Our power system engineering team provide a wide range of services including computer modelling, load flow and short circuit, protection grading, arc flash assessment, motor start-up and harmonic and finally dynamic and transient switching studies for large loads and generation units connected to distribution and transmission systems.
We provide a variety of services to our clients, from detailed design studies through to on-site data collection and expert testing and commissioning works. We also have proven experience in network planning and optimisation, distribution automation and independent policy / standard review.