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Eglish Wind Farm

Key Information

Location Donemana, County Tyrone

Client ESB Wind Development Ltd

Consultant Williams & Shaw

Overall Project Value £6 million

About This Project

MDE were an integral member of the expert construction team appointed by ESB to carry out work on the Eglish Wind farm project at Donemana in County Tyrone.

We were responsible for the installation of the wind farm’s electrical system. The farm comprised of six turbines with a nominal output of 3MW each.

The scope of our work included all electrical works associated with the electrical substation, including procurement, installation, testing and commissioning.

Project Challenges at a Glance

  • Exposure to adverse weather conditions.
  • Working at height.
  • Site restrictions/access/egress.
  • Unforeseen/adverse site and weather conditions.
  • Risk management.