FSB Bretagne

Project description: 

  • 225kV power links between the substations of “Calan” and “Plaine Haute” via “Mur de Bretagne” Substation
  • Project awarded by the French TSO “Rte” (Réseau de transport d’électricité)

Customer challenges: 

  • Design, manufacture and install a 76 km circuit in underground ducts to strengthen the west region network reliability.

Nexans solutions:

  • A new 225kV XLPE cable system to be completed toward November 2017
  • Close control of QHSE standards during installation via regular audits and tool box talks
  • Use of Jointing container transferred directly on top of the concrete Joint bays
  • Supporting function centralized to enhance  Project Management efficiency (Human Resources and Purchasing)