Posts tagged as Babcock

Several firsts recorded on transmission line upgrade project

  EPC turnkey transmission line contractor Babcock has commenced a 15-month contract to upgrade Zambia’s 342 km Kafue Town-Muzuma-Livingstone high voltage transmission line from 220 kV to 330 kV. This is one of the oldest high voltage transmission lines in Africa and the upgrade became necessary to increase the transfer capacity of the line to accommodate […]

New transmission line to be built in Mpumalanga

  Babcock has been awarded an Eskom contract for a section of the construction of the 400 kV Hendrina-Gumeni transmission line in Mpumalanga. The 85 km line has been divided into two sections which will be constructed simultaneously. Section A is approximately 42 km long and stretches from the 400 kV Hendrina power station towards […]