Client: Impact Investment Group

CTP Scope:
  • EPC Contract Negotiations
  • Commissioning Support Services
  • Technical Advisory Services
  • Pre-Contract Negotiation Phase: May – Aug ’18
  • Construction Phase: Aug – Dec ’18
  • System Commissioning: Jan ’19 – Ongoing
Project Goals:

Provide engineering support to existing project team and assist with:

  • Contract negotiation
  • Solar farm construction
  • System commissioning
Project Challenges:
  • First project in Australia built to NER c.
  • Current owner, Impact Investment Group took over the project from the original developer during the project. This transition needed to be factored in to project management.
  • Working with a European construction contractor that had lots of international expertise but no prior experience with Australian conditions.
  • Challenging ground conditions requiring unique design of mounting
  • Export limiting required (Solar farm is limited to 14.7 MWp)
Project Results:
  • Key, mid scale, solar farm connected to the National Electricity Market in Queensland.
  • The first solar farm which to comply to NER c.