RMT Inc. has been selected by First Wind for engineering and construction of its Kahuku Wind energy facility, located on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. Construction has commenced on the 30 MW project and is expected to be complete by the end of this year.
RMT will be providing engineering, procurement and construction to support the installation of 12 Clipper Liberty 2.5 MW wind turbines. The civil infrastructure will include turbine foundations, roads, and crane walks and pads.
RMT will also design and construct the electrical infrastructure, including a 23 kV underground collector system and a 23/46-kV step-up substation. In addition, RMT is responsible for tower construction and erection of a 7,000-square-foot operations and maintenance building.
SOURCE: RMT Inc.