On November 22nd, 2020, the 220kV - 125MVA transformer (weighing 140 tons and 7.8m width) and oil and associated fittings were completed site moving to temporary platform at 220kV Trang Bach - Quang Ninh Substation. This was handled successfully by Vietranstimex. Previously, on October 21st, 2020, Vietranstimex successfully moved the 220kV - 125MVA transformer weighing 140 tons and oil and associated fittings to temporary platform at 220kV Cao Bang Substation.
Transportation of these two transformers is in the scope of Package 5 under the Capacity Improvement of Trang Bach and Cao Bang 220 kV Substations Project that Vietranstimex has been undertaking.
The whole process of receiving and moving both transformers has been conducted quickly:
- At 220kV Cao Bang Substation, the machine was received on October 19th and site moving was completed on October 21st.
- At 220kV Trang Bach – Quang Ninh Substation, the machine was received on November 18th and site moving was completed on November 22nd.
In order to ensure the transportation of the two transformers meeting the highest requirements and ensure the quality, Vietranstimex has mobilized skilled manpower and using specialized the means for overweight, oversize cargoes, including: Push Jack 350tons, Crane 10tons and other vehicles and devices for cargoes receipt and transportation of transformer.