Emtelle Duct Systems Preferred by WPD for 33kV Power and Telecoms Ducting

By Chris Dodds on 2nd October, 2012

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Emtelle Duct Systems Preferred by WPD for 33kV Power and Telecoms Ducting

Emtelle Cable Ducting

Telecoms Cable Ducting - Green, Grey & White Cable Duct 

 

T&D have submitted a new tender to Enterprise plc for several 33kV power cabling and telecoms projects with Emtelle cable ducting. WPD (Western Power Distribution), the UK DNO, specify the Emtelle black Push-Fit cable duct for protecting 33kV high voltage underground cables.

Emtelle Duct Systems

Emtelle have supplied the UK Telecoms Industry with a comprehensive range of products since 1980.

Emtelle have developed a comprehensive range of PowerProtect+ Cable Duct Systems and accessories designed to cope with the stringent demands involved in establishing underground high voltage power cables.

Emtelle PowerProtect+ Power Duct System Range

Class 1 Solid Wall PVC-U Duct System guaranteeing 450N compression performance at operating temperatures up to 75°C

Class 2 Solid Wall PVC-U Duct System guaranteeing 450N compression performance at operating temperatures up to 50°C

Class 3 coiled Solid Wall HDPE duct systems for service cables and specialist applications

Class 2 PE Twinwall Duct System guaranteeing 450N compression performance at operating temperatures up to 50°C

Large Diameter PE Duct systems suitable for various applications such as Horizontal Directional Drill (HDD), Shallow Depth Burial and Moleplough applications

PE Sub-duct with Pre-installed rope in multi-way configurations for sub-dividing an existing duct

PE Cable-in-Duct which can be pre-installed with various cable types such as: Fibre optic cable, G78 electricity cable, Telemetry cable and Small pilot copper cable

 

Emtelle PowerProtect+ Power Duct System

 

Emtelle PowerProtect+ duct systems are have the ability to withstand compression forces from carriageway loading at elevated temperatures. The ducting is simple to install and reduces whole system costs due to longer cabling distances and a reduction in expensive joints. 

Emetelle PowerProtect+ power duct systems have a comprehensive product range, covering all possible cable requirements and construction techniques. These duct systems are re-useable when cables are replaced or repaired, therefore maximising asset life and reducing further disruptions to the roadways and footways.

Emtelle PowerProtect+ Cable Duct Systems are now specified and used by all major Distribution Network Operators including: EDF, YEDL/NEDL, United Utilities, Scottish Power, Scottish & Southern Energy, Western Power, NIE and ESB Ireland.

Cable Duct Application Area & NJUG Assigned Colour

BT & Other Telecoms

Light Grey / White Cable Ducting

BT & Other Telecoms Ducting

CATV / Telcoms

Green Cable Ducting

CATV / Telcoms Ducting

Street Lighting / Traffic Signalling

Orange Cable Ducting

Emtelle Street Lighting Orange Ducting

Motorway Communications

Purple Cable Ducting

Emtelle Motorway Communications Purple Ducting

PowerProtect+ 

Black or Red Cable Ducting

Emtelle PowerProtect+ Ducting

Drainage (Domestic : Foul & Surface Water)

Terracotta Cable Ducting

Emtelle Drainage Ducting

 

 
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