Client / Location:
Facilities / Equipment type:
6.6kV eletrical switchgear, low voltage motor starter panels, variable speed drive cubicles, distributed control system cubicles, air-conditioning, lighting, UPS, communications, fire detection systems, etc.
The eighth and newest production train was scheduled to go online and commence production on 21st October 2003, however on 30th September 2003, a fire occurred in the electrical substation that provides electricity to the entire train. The severely damaged three electrical cubicles and significantly contaminated approximately 80 other cubicles. In addition, the entire substation internal structure was significantly contaminated, as was the air-conditioning system, and other support facilities.
Description of services provided
Decontamination of all affected equipment. BELFOR personnel also supervised teams of client and vendor personnel who assisted with the decontamination, and carried out cleaning of the facilities and building structure.
The work was completed in time for the train to commence production on schedule, in October 2003, resulting in very high potential business interruption costs being avoided.