2005
MATIMBA-WITKOP 400kV TRANSMISSION LINE
CLIENT: Eskom
ENGINEER: Trans-Africa Projects
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Transdeco
SUB-CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu EDP
SCOPE OF WORKS: Erection of 69 towers (515; 518; 524 as well as 528 series) and Stringing of 42 kilometres of line
2006
OCGT ATLANTIS 400kV DOUBLE CIRCUIT LOOP-INS
CLIENT: Eskom
ENGINEER: Trans-Africa Projects
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu EDP
SCOPE OF WORKS: Tie Ins - requiring installation of 30 towers of 513 DC and 515 Type series. Activities including stringing of approximately 6 kilometres of twin circuit – triple tern and twin dinosaur line
2006
APOLLO 400kV SUBSTATION (BAY CHANGES)
CLIENT: Eskom
ENGINEER: Trans-Africa Projects
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu EDP
SCOPE OF WORKS: Two bay changes requiring installation of 1, 518 D type tower, triple dinosaur and bull
2006
ATLAS SNOWDON 1 AND 2 TO ATLAS-SCAFEL AND EVEREST 275kV TRANSMISSION LINE
CLIENT: Eskom
ENGINEER: Trans-Africa Projects
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu EDP
SCOPE OF WORKS: Atlas substations decommissioning requiring installation of 434 type series towers of approximately two kilometres of twin goat line
2006
HENDRINA VULCAN #2 400kV TRANSMISSION LINE DEVIATIONS
CLIENT: Eskom
ENGINEER: Trans-Africa Projects
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu EDP
SCOPE OF WORKS: Line deviation requiring installation of 21 towers of 515 Type series, activities including stringing of approximately 8.1 kilometres of twin dinosaur line
2009 - 2010
HYDRA GAMMA 1 & 2 765kV TRANSMISSION LINE
CLIENT: Eskom
ENGINEER: Eskom LES
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Viscas Corporation
SUB-CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu EDP
SCOPE OF WORKS: Installation of 275 towers (703B and 701 Type series) and Stringing of approximately 130 kilometres of Single Circuit – Six Tern line in close proximity to heritage sites thus more restrictions and regulations
2007
MERCURY PERSEUS 765kV TRANSMISSION LINE
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Viscas Corporation
SUB-CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu EDP
SCOPE OF WORKS: Installation of 340, 703B and 701 type series and stringing of approximately 160 kilometres of single circuit – six Tern line
2009-2010
Hydra Perseus B 765kV Transmission Line
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Viscas Corporation
SUB CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Installation of 165 towers of 703B and 701 Type series and Stringing of 80 kilometres of Single Circuit – Six Tern line.
2011 - 2012
Gamma Kappa A 765kV Transmission Line
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Upgrade Ferrum sub-station from a 2751132/ GGkV to a 400/2751132/ GGkV sub-station by deviating existing 275kV lines.
APRIL 2014
Apollo- Cahora Bassa 533kV Transmission Line
CLIENT: Hydro De Cahora Bassa
MAIN CONTRACTOR: EPCM
SUB-CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
PRINCIPAL-CONTRACTOR: Transmission Grid Consulting
SCOPE OF WORKS: Replacement of a section of 5.6km QUAD ACSR Zambesi Conductor (31,8mm) on a 533kV line across the Limpopo River valley. Stringing was done throughout the inaccessible wetlands by helicopter. Despite the very challenging circumstances , from mobilisation to completion took one month from confirmation of order.
2011 - 2013
Ferrum -Mookodi 400kV Transmission Line A and B
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Installation of 529C, 520B, 517 and 518 type series. Activities including stringing of approximately 200 kilometres of Single circuit, triple tern conductor with 19/2.7 earth wire and OPGW (48 core ).
MARCH 2014 - JULY 2015
Duvha - Kusile 400kV Transmission Line Deviation
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Deviation of the Duvha-Kusile line for approximately 12km to allow for mining activities for the coal supply to Kusile Power Station. A total of 32 towers comprising of 520B, 518H, 518C and 518D tower types were installed. This included an additional challenge of constructing a new tower underneath the old line.
MARCH 2014 - JULY 2015
Duvha - Kusile 400kV Transmission Line Deviation
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Deviation of the Duvha-Kusile line for approximately 12km to allow for mining activities for the coal supply to Kusile Power Station. A total of 32 towers comprising of 520B, 518H, 518C and 518D tower types were installed. This included an additional challenge of constructing a new tower underneath the old line.
MAY 2016 - MARCH 2018
Everest Merapi 400kV Transmission Line
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Construction of 115 kilometers, 262 towers of single circuit transmission line from Virginia are to Excelsior (Free State).
MAY 2015
Duvha - Kendal 400kV Transmission Line Line Lift
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Eskom LES designed a solution to increase the vertical clearance between the Duvha-Kendal 400kV line and the new Kusile Road. The solution was to insert a new 518H tower to replace the existing 512A tower in order to increase the vertical clearance.
FEBRUARY 2017 – OCTOBER 2018
Ankerlig Sterrekus 400kV Double circuit Transmission Line
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Construction of 17kilometers, 54 towers of double circuit transmission line around the Atlantis area in Cape Town (Western Cape).
MARCH 2019 – JUNE 2019
Medupi Loop In & Out 400kV Lines
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Construction of a new 4km section of the Matimba Medupi and Medupi Spitskop 3 400kV Transmission line from Medupi Power Station in the Lephalale area in the Limpopo Province..
AUGUST 2019 – JUNE 2020
Alpha Beta 1&2 & Hydra-Perseus 1 765 Transmission Lines
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Anchor refurbishment of 50 towers on the Alpha-Beta 1 & 2 and Hydra-Perseus 1 765kV
APRIL 2019
Apollo-Cahora Basa Emergency Tower Recovery
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Emergency recovery on the Apollo Cahora Basa no. 1 533kV kV HVDV line between towers 1110 and 1114
SEPTEMBER 2019 – SEPTEMBER 2021
Matsoku To Polihali 132kV Transmission Line and upgrade of the existing line from Maputsoe to Matsoku
CLIENT: Lesotho Highlands Development Authority
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Construction of new 132kV Transmission Line from Matsoku to Polihali Substation Site and upgrade of the existing line from Maputsoe to Matsoku.
DECEMBER 2019 – MARCH 2021
Medupi Borutho 400kV Transmission Line (Section A)
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Construction of 25km of Medupi Borutho 400kV Transmission Line from Medupi Power Station to Borutho Substation.
AUGUST 2020 – JULY 2021
Kusile Lulamisa 400kV Transmission Line (Section A)
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Construction of 77km of the Section A portion of the 400kV Kusile Lulamisa 400kV Transmission Line.
SEPTEMBER 2019 – MARCH 2020
Hydra Perseus 1 765kV Line (Emergency Work)
CLIENT: Eskom PDP
MAIN CONTRACTOR: Mkhulu Electro Distribution Projects (Pty) Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Alpha Beta 2 emergency recovery and construction of the 400kV bypas.