wylfa power station
Construction of a 200m inland Surf Lake using ground-breaking Wavegarden cove technology – the first of its kind in the UK. This exciting facility will generate up to 1,000 quality waves per hours, ranging from 50cm (1.7ft) to almost 2m (6.5ft) in height.
The new build also includes an education centre for schools and colleges, a café and bar, a surf shop. There’s also external works for landscaped gardens and car parks
client - national grid
value - £1m
duration - 24 weeks
Works comprised the extension of an existing 132Kv substation portal frame, demolition of an elevation wall, road diversions around the 132Kv sections, installation of a mezzanine floor.
Additional works included the construction of reinforced concrete bases to a 400Kv substation.