Client Name: Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Client’s Business: St Mary’s Hospital is the major acute hospital for north-west London as well as a Maternity Centre with consultant and midwife-led services. The hospital provides care across a wide range of specialties and runs one of four major Trauma Centre’s in London in addition to its 24/7 A&E department.
Location: St. Mary’s Hospital, Paterson Centre – Paddington, London
MPE Role: Principal Contractor
Brief Scope of Works: To supply, install, test and commission a replacement primary 7 section LV Switchboard located in the basement LV/HV Switchroom. The new Switchboard was connected to the existing 800kVA power Transformer located in a caged HV enclosure adjacent to the LV Switchroom.
The scheme included rationalisation of the earthing arrangements to align them with the new LV Switchboard design, provided a new LV Switchboard DC system and associated intertrip and control wiring interfaces. Also the upgrading of the existing Generator Control System, including G59 functionality and testing.
Metricab carried out all electrical, mechanical, building and civil works in-house.