South Flank Mulla Mulla Electrical & Fibre Optic

16 April 2019

Cape has been engaged to install electrical and communications conduits as well as the installation of HV power cable and fibre optic cable as part of the bulk earthworks civil and concrete package for BHP’s South Flank Iron Ore project. The project is located 120km north west of Newman in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.  

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Great Northern Highway Relocation

16 April 2019

Cape has been engaged to relocate distribution assets along Great Northern Highway to facilitate the completion of the Main Roads WA Great Northern Highway – Muchea to Wubin (Stage 2) Project. The scope includes approximately: 2.5km of underground cable, 1.6km of conduit, 18km of conductor and 116 new wooden poles to be installed.

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PTA Airport Link Traction Power Supply Project

27 March 2019

In 2018, Cape secured a contract to energise the Public Transport Authority’s new Maida Vale Substation, as part of the Forrestfield Airport Link Project. Our team is installing approximately 3.5km of three phase underground cable, communications ducts and associated pits to create a new transmission line from the existing 132kV Substation at Forrestfield.  

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Wanneroo Road and Joondalup Drive Relocation

27 March 2019

Cape has been engaged to install two 132kV circuits of underground transmission line as well as supply and construct foundations for transition poles as part of the Main Roads WA overpass bridge construction at the intersection of Joondalup Drive and Wanneroo Road.

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Floreat Underground Power Program

27 March 2019

In 2018, Cape was awarded two packages of work, as part of the Town of Cambridge’s $40 million underground power program – Floreat East and Floreat West, encompassing 1781 homes, 57km of horizontal directional drilling, removal of 965 power poles and the installation of 597 street lights. Cape has been supporting Western Power’s Underground Power Program since its […]

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The Bluff Wind Farm

12 February 2019

The installation at the Bluff Wind Farm situated in Jamestown, South Australia comprised 15,500mtrs of HV cable, 28,000mtrs fibre optic cable and 25,500mtrs earth wire connecting 25 turbines putting our EcoPlough with its unique ploughing method to work. This project was environmentally friendly with minimal disturbance to the vegetation and inhabitants and was completed on […]

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Alcoa Services 275 Myara

12 February 2019

This project consisted of installing: 10km of 315mm and 90mm HDPE pipe 10km HV Power cable 22km LV Power cable 12.5km of fibre optic cable Cape completed four HDD shots through rock with a total meterage of 220m with pipe / conduit from 100mm-315mm diameter, and excavated two trenches with a 65T trencher through pre-blasted rock, installing sand […]

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Jimblebar – RGP6

12 February 2019

The project was located approximately 39km east of Newman and involved detailed earthworks, trenching, bedding, and backfilling of underground services as well as the installation of electrical and communications infrastructure. The scope included: 206,000 bcm of detailed earthworks 41km of Raw Water and Portable Water Pipelines 4km Oily Water pipelines 2km of Slurry Pipeline 2.4km of […]

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Port Hedland Inner Harbour Project

12 February 2019

Located in the Pilbara region, Cape was engaged to supply, install and commission high voltage and low voltage power infrastructure to BHP Billiton assets in and around Port Hedland and Finucane Island. The scope included: 100km of LV cable 40km of HV cable 7 x switchgears 4 x transformers 4 x generators 16 x 6m […]

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Rio Tinto Parabadoo Mine Supply Upgrade

12 February 2019

The overall scope of works was to improve the capacity and reliability of the electrical supply to Paraburdoo assets, achieved through the replacement of the existing 11kV reticulation with a 33kV system. Scope also included the replacement of existing 11kV transformers with 33kV units of equal or greater capacity. Cape completed the supply and installation […]

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Claremont WTE-CTE 81 Relocation

12 February 2019

The scope of works for this project included: A section of the existing WT-CTE 81 overhead 132kV transmission line was moved underground and replaced between existing pole 49 (Eastern side of the alignment) and pole 57 (Western side of the alignment) Installation of one new cable transition structure, transitioning from overhead to underground (pole 49), […]

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CBD Works – 2 Stages

12 February 2019

Stage 1 included the installation of eight no. 150 diameter A15:B15 carrying 11kv feeder cable through the Perth city centre to supply the new BHP building. The cables were laid within eight conduits beneath the road pavement in a trench approximately 1.3m width and 1.2m deep. This project required close liaison with Western Power, City of Perth, […]

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