An intensive infrastructure able to withstanding an 18-MW load and comprising 22 km of underground cables and 20 transformers will energy the COVID-19 quarantine facility of 10,000 beds on the Radha Soami religious centre in South Delhi, touted to be the most important on the earth, a BRPL spokesperson mentioned on Monday.
The rising variety of coronavirus circumstances in Delhi has necessitated an pressing want to extend hospital beds and isolation services. The momentary centre is being arrange over a lined space of 12,50,000 sq. toes, roughly the dimensions of 22 soccer fields.
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia not too long ago assessed the preparations on the centre. Setting-up the facility infrastructure at such a large facility requires an equally huge energy infrastructure.
BSES Rajdhani Power Limited (BRPL) has been tasked to readying the facility infrastructure in a file time of 15-days, mentioned the BRPL spokesperson.
Currently, the BRPL spokesperson mentioned, 100 discom personnel and staff are deployed to put in the huge infrastructure on the Chhatarpur centre by July 5.
“BRPL has been entrusted to provide an electric load of 18,000 KW. For catering to this massive load requirement, over 100 discom officials and workers are working round-the-clock under the direct supervision of the company’s senior leadership team and in close coordination with the government and other departments,” he mentioned.
BRPL is laying 4 devoted 11KV feeders, with a size of round 5 km every ~CHECK~ totalling round 22 km – utilizing trenchless expertise, he mentioned.
“Twenty 1,000-KW transformers are being installed for setting up the 20 MVA capacity across the four locations in the premises. The lines being set up at the world’s largest COVID facility conform to best international standards and will be remotely controlled from the Supervisory Control and Data Access (SCADA) room at Kalkaji.”
For security causes, many of the transformers used do not require of oil.
The quarantine centre will get electrical energy from BSES Fatehpur Beri Grid with adequate redundancy to make sure energy load could be routed by means of the alternate line if one line journeys, he mentioned.
Additionally, a Quick Response Team with senior engineers will likely be stationed on the premises 24×7 to care for any contingency, he added.
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