VISION COMPLETES DELIVERY OF AREIA SUBSTATION – 230 KV SECTOR – ELETROSUL

In July 2021, VISION concluded the expansion and energization of the Areia 525/230 kV Substation, belonging to CGT ELETROSUL, located in the municipality of Pinhão, along the PR-170 highway, in the State of Paraná.
The scope of the expansion included the necessary modifications to adapt the “Main Bus and Transfer Bar” switching scheme for a new switching scheme, of the “Double Bus with Four Keys” type, in the 230 kV sector.
Such modifications, which will provide greater reliability in energy transmission in the region, include equipment supplies, assembly, disassembly, relocations, civil works, expansion of the electrical room, projects, commissioning and energization.
The Areia Substation, expanded by VISION, has an installed capacity of 600 MVA and voltage levels of 525, 230 and 13.8 kV. In all, seven 525 kV transmission lines (LTs) and four LTs with a voltage of 230 kV pass through the unit.