Elevated Waterfront Substations by Triad Consulting Engineers


New Elevated, Low and Medium Voltage Waterfront Substations

Provided complete engineering design, specifications, bid support and project management support for the replacement of three substations damaged by Superstorm Sandy in 2012.


Substation Engineering Design
Elevated Substation Engineering Design


Design included new substations installed in pre-fabricated stainless-steel enclosures mounted on elevated steel platforms. Two of the three substations were installed in a double-wide enclosure.


Transformers and backup generator were elevated on solid concrete piers surrounded by an elevated maintenance platform for access.


Design included civil, structural, electrical and controls as well as load transfer procedures from existing temporary distribution to the new substations.

Output distribution included overhead cable tray on steel supports to existing pumping stations.