Georgiana Street Substation, St. Pancras – design and construction of a new substation
Description: Design and construction of a new substation including a 3-storey switchgear house, adjoining a listed building.
Challenges: Close proximity to other structures, level variations, and structural stability of adjoining property.
Key achievements and innovations: Temporary works comprising an internal loadbearing support frame and a restraint system to the party wall. Monitoring stations to ensure no significant movement occurred during demolition or construction works.
Client: UK Power Networks