PROJECT NAME : Consultancy Services for Aerial Cable Replacement to Underground Cable Systems, Join-Bangkok Metropolitan Administration, Bangkok
Owner : Metropolitan Electricity Authority of Thailand (MEA)
Client : Metropolitan Electricity Authority of Thailand (MEA)
Period of Services : 2018-2023
Location : Zone-Samsen Road and Zone-Arun Amarin Road, Bangkok, Thailand
Project Cost : Approx. 3,600 Million Baht
Scope of Services and Description of Duties : MEA is responsible for supplying electricity to customers in greater Bangkok area, Nonthaburi and Samut Prakarn provinces. At present, majority of distribution lines is aerial cable. It imposes security problem to the distribution system and creates a bad scenery image to the Bangkok Metropolitan. Relocation of aerial cable system to underground cable system is set as a priority to MEA to gradually perform year by year due to high invest cost.
A programme begins within the Samsen Road zone and Arun Amarin Road zone called “Join-Bangkok Metropolitan Administration Project”. The project is covered several roadways boundary lines as indicated in the locations above. The works of the Project involve the construction of underground electricity supply facilities meet the requirements of MEA’s standards within servicing areas for relocating the existing overhead lines system to the underground appurtenances completed with equipment and appliances purchased as required in compliance with Codes and Standards.
ATT has been assigned as a consultant to carry out the consultancy service with a brief 5 tasks as follows:
Stage 1 : Site Survey of construction of underground cable duct bank and/or tunnel
Stage 2 : Detailed design and Tender document preparation and construction cost estimation
Stage 3 : Obtaining construction permit from concerning authority for construction in public area, and evaluation of bidders’ technical proposal
Stage 4 : Review and approval of construction drawings and problem solving