Substations and Renewables
Kirby is a market leader in Power Transmission and Distribution (T&D) providing HV/MV design & build solutions, of both, AIS & GIS systems, up to 400kV to DNOs, TSOs, the renewables sector and large industry facilities requiring high capacity power. Our services are delivered by an experienced in-house team of professional engineers, construction and commissioning teams, including internal SAPs approved to operate HV/MV systems. Kirby has developed its own approach to project delivery.
Our scope of work focuses on electrical and civil Balance of Plant contracts. We have well-developed expertise and in-depth experience in the design & build of new contestable and non-contestable substations, as well as the refurbishment of existing substation in live environments. Kirby has successfully delivered contestable HV/MV substation projects for ESB Networks, Eirgrid, Scottish Power, large industry facilities and Wind Developers, connecting over 2 GW of renewable energy to the grid in the UK and Ireland.
We are fully accredited with Lloyds NERS and Achilles UVDB; we are representatives of various country-specific Wind Energy Associations and regularly contribute to industry discussion papers as a leading T&D focused contractor.