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The repair campaign of IDGC of Center and Volga region approaching the active phase

29.03.2016 14:35

Just to date overhauled over 850 km of power lines of all voltage classes and 231 of the transformer substation. In addition, to protect overhead lines from falling trees and branches, the company's specialists have cleared the route of overhead lines and expanded clearings on the area of 1.4 thousand hectares.

Note that the active phase of repair works in the electric grid complex occurs after the time of peak load on the network in late spring - early summer. The campaign of the current year provides for the overhaul of about 8.3 thousand transformer substations, clearing and extension 14 853 ha of routes for overhead lines, overhaul of almost 34 thousand km of power lines of 0.4-110 kV and comprehensive repairs in more than 200 substations.Among the important objects of the complex network that must be repaired before the end of 2016, Vladimir substation "Cover" supplying facilities of the Gorky railway, industrial enterprises and residents of the Petushki district, OL 110 kV "Yugres - welcome – I" on which the issue of the capacity of the Ivanovo state district power plant, substation "Novosormovskaya", SS "jurja", OL 110 kV "Zvezda – stove" - significant elements, respectively, Nizhny Novgorod, Kirov and Tula energy systems.

In IDGC of Center and Volga region emphasize that the full and timely implementation of the repair campaign in conjunction with the construction of new facilities, staff training to rapid response to the threat of technological failures is the key to improve the quality and reliability of electricity supply to consumers of nine of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the area of responsibility of the power company.