Sixpenny Wood Wind Farm


Sixpenny Wood Wind Farm

Client: Sixpenny Wood Windfarm Ltd
Contract value:
Contract date:
2012 - 2013
Energy & renewables Energy & Renewables

Balance of plant civils and electrical infrastructure for 10 Repower 2.0MW turbines.

Major activities included:

  • Design and construction of 7km of site access tracks
  • Construction of concrete turbine and crane pad foundations using locally sourced steel and concrete (all turbine bases pile driven)
  • Construction of substation building using local labour
  • 5.5km of on-site cable trenching and cable laying
  • Construction of new Section 278 approved site entrance off public highway
  • Construction of a new steel and timber deck bridge to enable crossing of near drain
  • Design and construction of on-site drainage to comply with drainage board and landowner requirements
  • Electrical installation by specialist subcontractor
  • Landscaping and reinstatement of all site tracks and crane pads