Transmission and Distribution

SMEC’s capabilities extend through all stages of project delivery, from inception to completion, including feasibility studies, front-end engineering, modelling and analysis, engineering design, procurement, contract management, construction supervision, defects liability services, quality assurance, operation and maintenance.

We remain at the forefront of innovative and sustainable solutions in the power and energy sector through widespread experience, ongoing research, and development in association with national utilities and government authorities.

Our services
  • Substations and secondary systems
  • Telecommunications and SCADA
  • Civil and structural work
  • Geotechnical and environmental
  • Master planning

“Assessing each new project from the client’s perspective, we gain an in-depth understanding of the project objectives and establish the project scope.”
– Jerome Schroeder, Function Manager Power & Energy
Aboadze-Volta transmission line, Ghana

SMEC undertook project management for the construction of a 330kV single circuit transmission line by the Volta River Authority. The transmission line stretches from Aboadze in west Ghana to Volta in the Greater Accra region.

Bujagali 220kV switchyard upgrade, Uganda

SMEC reviewed and updated the infrastructure designs, tender drawings, communications control protocols and SCADA infrastructure, and provided bills of quantity, technical specifications and tender documents.

Matambo Substation, Mozambique

SMEC was appointed for the supervision and commissioning for the design, supply and installation for the 220kV extension of Matambo Substation. SMEC carried out engineering services in order to monitor and supervise the project implementation on behalf of the client.