West Raynham 49.8 MW

Project Info

  • Construction Date

    September 2014 - February 2015

  • Category

    Solar EPC

Raynham Airfield PV park

This 50 MW solar park, erected by Viking Renewable UK Ltd, is situated on a disused airfield near Fakenham in Norfolk is one of the largest in the UK, generating enough renewable electricity to power more than 11,000 average homes
Works are done by Viking Renewable UK Ltd. as CONTRACTOR:
Site management

Security 24 h

Temporary storage area

Reception and Unloading of the materials

Civil works:
Ground cleaning and preparation of the working area
Road Paths
Internal and Access Road
Execution of buildings foundation
Execution of Customer Switching Room, Control and CCTV Building and Meteorological Station Foundations
Trenches and conduits (supply and installation)
Fencing (supply and installation)

Mechanical works:
Topographical works
Ramming of the piles
Structure Mounting System
Mounting of the PV panels

Electrical works:
Installation of AC cabling between inverters and transformers
Installation of DC cabling between inverters and string combiner boxes
Installation of DC cabling between string combiner boxes and panels
Connection PV modules
Assembly of string combiner boxes
Connection and installation of the inverters, MV transformers
Grounding connection
Installation of auxiliary supply between the distribution board and inverter.
Fitting of fuses (left forward) in each string combiner box.
Installation of data cabling between the logger, inverters, and string combiner boxes.
Installation of 1 off-earth rod and earth lead to each string combiner box.
Connection of each substation earth mat linking the inverters and transformers together.
Carry out final glanding / termination of all installed cabling.
Testing and commissioning
As-built documents