Erection electricians of the Second Unit of JSC “EM” completed the installation of cable metalwork of the five galleries for personnel and cables, and two cable ducts that connect essential facilities of the NPP under construction.
The structures are intended for laying out power supply cables for different buildings of the NPP, and for passage of the personnel.
The galleries and ducts total length exceeds one thousand meters. Their height is 5-6 meters.
Each of the galleries consists of two parts: one carries the cable, the other is intended for passage of the future NPP personnel. The galleries connect the 10 kV general-plant switchgear with the consumers – administrative and laboratory building, physical protection complex, access control posts, etc.
The bearing metalwork structures of the galleries, as well as the underground cable ducts were built by LLC “EKOSTROI”, the subcontractor of the holding “Titan-2”. Then JSC “SEM” erection electricians started work. All in all for two weeks they mounted approximately one hundred tons of cable metalwork, then they started laying the cable. They also will install communication, warning alarm, lighting, fire alarm lines, lightning protection and grounding.
Besides, the workers of the subcontractor install the cable in the underground channels. The work is carried out through special wells that are interconnected via pipe units and/or reinforced concrete cable trays.
The Holding “Titan-2” is the largest in the North-West group of companies, erecting the most important objects of the nuclear industry and energy. The organization performs a full range of construction and installation works from engineering to commissioning.
The Holding “Titan-2” is one of the main contractors for the construction of power units No. 1 and No. 2 of the Leningradskaya NPP-2. Main organizations of the company perform 30% of general construction and 80% of installation works on the site. Specialists of the holding are engaged on the objects of the Leningradskaya NPP-2 first and second power units. The works are being performed in the buildings of the reactor, turbine, electricity, water, heating system and other structures of power units.