BBA

Industrial Utilities

Variable frequency transformer (VFT) building
  • LOCATION
    Montréal, Québec, Canada
  • CLIENT
    Hydro-Québec
  • PROJECT
    Detailed engineering, tests and commissioning
  • PERIOD
    2002-2003
  • DISCIPLINES
    électrique, mécanique

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

3D design of mechanical systems according to Hydro-Québec Standards 

  • Building HVAC systems
  • VFT cooling system (negative pressure ventilation and soundproofing enclosure)
    • Drive motor cooling
    • Rotor and VFT cooling
  • Hot air exhaust and carbon dust recovery system
  • Compressed air supply to the enclosure
  • Emergency electrical supply system for the motorized ventilation louvers