May 5, 2018

C5 Distribution Design

We have a proven history in delivering exceptional design solutions for distribution design related projects. Our commitment to engineering excellence has made C5 the trusted name in delivering compliant distribution design in accordance with AS 3000, AS 2067, AS 1158 and AS 7000 Standards and Guides. Our product services in distribution design encompasses the following asset types:

Overhead Line design in limit state or working stress including arrangements in Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Mining and the Electrical/water utility sector incorporating the following major components:

  • Wooden/concrete/lattice poles
  • Pole top transformers
  • Recloser and load break switch with remote functionality
  • Single, dual and delta stringing arrangements
  • Open and Closed Delta Regulators and supporting communications
  • Capacitor banks and supporting communications
  • Cross arm lighting system design
  • Pole top loading calculations
  • Sag and tension conductor calculations

Standard and bespoke Building Substation including arrangements in Commercial, Industrial, Mining, Electrical/water utility sector incorporating the following major components

  • Oil and dry type transformers
  • Modular HV switchgear
  • LV Main Switchboard and sub-board arrangement
  • Ventilation control
  • Fire suppression systems and doors
  • Lighting building design
  • Civil foundation and structural assessment and design
  • General arrangement layout optimisation including detailed design integration
  • Finite element transformer derating calculations
  • Arc flash assessment
  • Finite element earthing analysis
  • Finite element Passive Fire Risk analysis including fire protection systems design
  • Finite element cable rating calculations
  • Secondary protection design

Standard and bespoke Underground reticulation including arrangements Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Mining, Electrical/water utility sector incorporating the following major components:

  • Oil filled cables
  • XLPE cables
  • Paper lead cables
  • NBN assets
  • Jointing pits
  • Trenching general arrangement layout optimisation including detailed design integration
  • Finite element cable rating calculations
  • Cable pulling calculations
  • Voltage load and drop calculations

Standard and bespoke Kiosk/Padmount Substation including arrangements in Residential, Commercial, Industrial large point loads, Mining large point loads, electrical/water utility sector including the following major components:

  • Oil type transformers
  • Fixed HV switchgear
  • LV Main Switchboard
  • Civil foundation assessment and design
  • General arrangement layout optimisation including detailed design integration
  • Arc flash assessment
  • Finite element transformer derating calculations
  • Finite element earthing analysis
  • Finite element Passive Fire Risk analysis
  • Finite element cable rating calculations
  • Secondary protection design