Project: Islington SVC Condition Assessment

Service: Condition Assessment

Client: TransPower

Country: New Zealand

Year: 2011


TransGrid Solutions (TGS) conducted a Condition Assessment on the Static Var Compensator 3 (SVC3) at the Islington Substation located near Christchurch, New Zealand. The SVC was originally supplied by GEC Alstom and is approximately 15 years old.

TGS Condition Assessment services:

  • Determine the remaining life expectancy and provide the study methodology to analyze all the major and related equipment.
  • Review of:
    • Outage logs
    • Station maintenance records
    • Spare parts