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Vector Birkdale

The existing substation remained operational as the two new switchrooms and transformer bays were constructed on the site. Detailed staging and planning works were completed with Vector and electrical engineers – Ergo Consultants Ltd to ensure the new substation was completed and electrical equipment commissioned before the exsiting structures could be fully demolished. Bounded by a stream on a site prone to flooding the switchroom was elevated on a steel frame to keep it above the floor levels.