Transmission and Distribution

With a service offering that spans the full spectrum of planning, engineering, management and supervision for the development of transmission and distribution infrastructure (up to 765 kV), SMEC delivers transmission and distribution projects from initial concept right through to commissioning.

Our capabilities in low, medium and high-voltage power transmission and distribution have been developed and refined through research and development in association with power utilities and government authorities worldwide.

Through our highly skilled team of professionals, we provide advisory services to governments, developers, and multilateral banks on power sector planning and investment. We advise clients on least cost distribution expansion methods, cost effective loss reduction techniques, and measures to raise efficiency from existing networks.

Our specialist transmission and distribution services extend to:

  • Power system planning and analysis
  • Transmission system, substation and network design
  • Distribution
  • Civil and structural works
  • Protection and earthing systems
  • System reliability and security studies
  • Telecommunications and SCADA systems