31 May 2012

DIgSILENT appointed as Specialist Technical Support for Excitation Systems at Wallerawang and Mt Piper

Delta Electricity DIgSILENT Pacific is pleased to announce it has been successfully appointed by Delta Electricity to provide specialist technical support for the excitation systems and associated equipment at Wallerawang and Mt Piper Power Stations. DIgSILENT will be responsible for the supply of specialist engineering support for the ABB UNITROL products at both sites, including associated equipment for two years. This shall include:

- Routine compliance testing;

- Maintenance;

- Response to defects, failures, and malfunction that may impact on plant availability, safety or performance;

- Provide engineering support.

Both stations are located in the Central West region of NSW. Mt Piper comprises two 700 MW coal fired steam turbine generators, whilst Wallerawang has a total capacity of 1,000 MW provided by two 500 MW coal fired steam turbine generators. DIgSILENT is pleased to be working with Delta Electricity at these two sites and looks forward to a successful venture.

Wallerawang Power Station