Substation Engineering

Utility and Industry

Magna IV Engineering has a team of experienced high/medium voltage substation design professionals consisting of engineers and technicians. The range of engineering services we deliver are:

  • Project management
  • Planning and design
  • Protection, monitoring and control
  • Supply management
  • Preparation of operation and maintenance manuals
  • Training for operation and maintenance personnel
NETA Accredited

As a longstanding member of NETA, we are committed to advancing industry standards for power system installation, testing and maintenance.

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Experienced to Provide Innovative Solutions

Magna IV Engineering has accumulated more than 30 years’ experience in substation design. Our personnel apply the latest technologies in the specification and application of substation equipment and protective relay systems. We are familiar with both electromechanical and microprocessor relaying systems, as well as common and unique protection philosophies.

Substation Engineering Services

Engineering design, project management and deliverables for new construction and/or upgrades:

  • Analysis and layout design of selected site
  • Grading and floor plan designs
  • Structure loading trees and foundation design, fabrication, and erection detailing
  • Control building layout, including architectural, mechanical, heating, ventilating, electrical and structural
  • Complete electrical arrangement including bus span calculations and bills of material
  • Switchyard lighting calculation and design
  • Lightning shielding and protection
  • One-line and three-line diagrams
  • Protective relay selection, settings calculations and coordination studies
  • Relay, control and signaling schematics
  • Equipment interconnection and panel wiring diagrams
  • Cable and conduit plans
  • AC/DC station services
  • SCADA, sequence of events, annunciator and fault recorder designs
  • Major equipment and construction specifications
  • Design manuals and standards
  • Construction management
  • Acceptance and maintenance testing
  • Functional testing of control, signaling and substation protection circuits

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