December 12, 2022 13:52

UNICOM/ENDE TRANSMISIÓN: ENDE TRANSMISIÓN SUCCESSFULLY EXECUTES THE REPLACEMENT OF A STRUCTURE IN THE WARNES TRANSMISSION LINE – URUBÓ In order to maintain and guarantee the reliability and normal operation of the line of Transmission 230 KV Warnes – Urubó, ENDE TRANSMISIÓN Maintenance Personnel of Ende Corporation, “he successfully implemented the replacement of structure 71 of […]

UNICOM/ENDE TRANSMISIÓN: ENDE TRANSMISIÓN SUCCESSFULLY EXECUTES THE REPLACEMENT OF A STRUCTURE IN THE WARNES TRANSMISSION LINE – URUBÓ

In order to maintain and guarantee the reliability and normal operation of the line of Transmission 230 KV Warnes – Urubó, ENDE TRANSMISIÓN Maintenance Personnel of Ende Corporation, “he successfully implemented the replacement of structure 71 of 88 meters of height, which was affected by extreme climatic conditions (heavy rains and winds hurricane of up to 74 km/h), which caused deformations in profiles and uprights of the structure and caused mechanical instability at risk of collapse of it, ”said Eng. Filiberto Soto Encinas, general manager of the company.

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“Being a high -height structure of 88 meters at the crossroads of the Piraí River, they were scheduled 7 days of disconnection of the line to remove the deformed structure and implement a new structure instead, as well as the retirement, transfer and reinstalled of 3 phase conductors and 2 OPGW guard cables, however the works were executed in 5 days, in this way Optimized the availability index of the transmission network, ”added the manager.

Due to the great magnitude of the work, two emergency structures of 48 meters of height and a high capacity of 500 tons was used with an arm of 100 meters of scope, and the displacement of a significant amount of transmission lines personnel.