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Sandy Knowe Wind Farm

  • Project Type Energy (Windfarm)
  • Client ERG
  • Company Involvement Designer and Principal Contractor
  • Form of Contract FIDIC Yellow Book
  • Dates October 2020 - Ongoing
  • Location Kirkconnel Dumfries and Galloway


The project entailed the design, construction and commissioning of the Sandy Knowe Windfarm extension to generate an additional 77.2MW


Key Features

  • Design and construction of 24 no. Wind turbine foundations including 11.3km of new access roads and 24 No. crane and turbine lane down areas
  • Design and installation of a new Bridge crossing; meteorological mast foundation and installation
  • Design and construction of Welfare/Control Building to TSO requirements, with facilities for the employer and grid operator
  • Design, supply, installation and commissioning of 33kV cabling from turbines to welfare and control building and commissioning of electrical interface between turbines and the point of connection, including G99, earth fault and over current tripping, 132KV switchgear
  • Design, supply, installation and commissioning of the welfare and control room building LV supplies for Employer
  • Design, supply, installation and commissioning of SCADA/FO cabling between turbines and the welfare and control building