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    West of Duddon Sands Acoustic Barrier

    Project Details

    Client: National Grid
    Customer: Morrison Utility Services
    Service: Acoustic Barrier
    Project completion: October 2013

     

    The Project

    Kimpton Energy Solutions were employed by Morrison Utility Services to design, manufacture and erect an Acoustic Barrier that would reduce the noise levels of the transformers and associated electrical equipment at the point where the generated electricity from the West of Duddon Sands Offshore Wind Farm reaches land and connects to the National Grid.

    Designed and built in an ‘L’ shape configuration the barrier has an overall measurement of 70m long and 5m high. The modular construction allowed for easy manufacturing, shipping and erection on site.

    The barrier is designed to provide an overall noise level reduction of 12dBA.

    West of Duddon Sands Acoustic Barrier Image

    Key Statement

    We have been using TKR Services since their inception and during that time they proved to be not only commercially competitive, but also, looking from an Engineers point of view they have strived to provide the highest quality work.

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