Switchgear and substations

Hvolsvöllur Substation

Southern Iceland.

  • Tengivirki Hvolsvöllur

Verkís is responsible for tender design, installation of all equipment and design supervision. Verkís also assists during tendering and construction time. 

Sizes: 66 kV
Project time: 2018 -

Project overview:
To strengthen the transmission system in South of Iceland and increase security of delivery will Landsnet build new 66 kV AIS substation with five switch bays in Hvolsvöllur. The substation replaces the current one that dates back to 1953. It will be built on the same plot as the old one. The substation equipment is housed in a concrete building.

Estimated completion time is September 2019.