APD - Power Systems Testing and Commissioning Experts
APD is an industry leading engineering consultancy services provider offering comprehensive end-to-end generation, transmission and distribution engineering services, and related civil-structural consulting services, to utility, mining and land development sectors Australia wide.
We have offices in Western Australia, New South Wales and Queensland and more than 100 employees committed to providing expertise, service excellence and trusted solutions for clients across the full range of our engineering activities.
We are the largest private electrical design house in Western Australia and a preferred provider for major electrical power infrastructure utilities and construction companies.
High Voltage (HV) Cable and Transformer Testing and Power Plant Commissioning
APD provides a complete range of HV field testing and power plant commissioning services including full audits and performance studies to assess the technical, operational, reliability, safety and efficiency of power networks.
Our HV cable and transformer testing and power plant commissioning teams have the capability to undertake protection design, system studies and setting of Intelligent Electronic Devices (IE) used in substations, for all voltages up to and including 500kV.
Our HV cable and transformer testing and power plant commissioning teams are experienced with equipment from the following manufacturers:
- And others
We also test and commission secondary systems and can provide troubleshooting advice and investigative reports.
Our design engineers support our HV cable and transformer testing and power plant commissioning teams with a comprehensive suite of specialised software and our commissioning teams are outfitted with the latest in HV testing and commissioning equipment.
HV Testing Services
Find out more about our HV testing services for:
We develop customised plans and detailed procedures for each client prior to commencing work.
View our case studies:
- Transgrid Wallerawang Substation Commissioning (SF N_APD03021)
- Canberra Civic Zone Substation Commissioning (SF N_APD01251)
- BHP Billiton Iron Ore Jimblebar HV Augmentation (SF W_APD02607)
Power system reliability and ongoing operational stability of a network depends on the delivery of robust and flexible engineering, delivered by design and commissioning engineers, in addition to adopting sound maintenance and process strategies. Both must be of a high standard to ensure equipment is free of latent deficiencies and functions within specified operational ranges.
You can rely on our HV cable and transformer testing and power plant commissioning engineers to professionally perform technical electrical testing processes and successfully manage the on-time delivery of your project.
Contact APD today to discuss your HV cable and transformer testing or power plant commissioning requirements Australia-wide, or fill in the online enquiry form for a prompt reply.