Antagrade provided site installation management and installed the complete fixed traction power supply equipment at twelve substations form the 6.6kV or 11kV incoming supply to the 750VDC traction output to the OLE.
Our scope of work included installation and jointing of the underground cables in the City Centre and trackside cables elsewhere together with the traction current return bonding.
Building on our involvement on the initial Manchester Metrolink construction we have provided technical services throughout the construction and integration of the tram system’s great expansion.
From the site management and pre commissioning of new modular substations and Track Paralleling Huts to the reconfiguration of the existing traction power system to allow reinforcement and reconfiguration Antagrade’s expertise has been utilised throughout the project.
Our successfully completed works include: