Status: Completed 2010
Client: Rivers State Government
Location: Rivers State (Niger-Delta region)
Specially commissioned 35m steel lattice towers at an average of 3 pylons/km will have the capacity to carry 500-700MW at 40 degs C ambient temperature. These towers have been designed and tested in partnership with Consorzio Italia 2000.
The line has been completed from Ndoni and Omoku through to Trans Amadi sub-station in Port Harcourt.
The 132kV double circuit transmission network will traverse the whole of Rivers State, Nigeria and radiate a 33kV network on 8m concrete posts. There will be seven 132/33kV transformers and substations along the route for 33kV branch lines to outlying communities.