www.uraless.comThe Customer is the JSC "FSK (Federal Power Networks Company) UES - MES (Interconnecting power networks) of Ural". 500 kV substation "Berkut" allows to control the flow of energy between the 500 kV substation "Tiumenskaya", 500 kV substation "Irtysh" and 500 kV substation "Kurgan".

500 kV Substation "Berkut" with Approaches to OHTLs 500, 220 and 110 kV

500 kV Substation "Berkut" with Approaches to OHTLs 500, 220 and 110 kV

 Completed in 2004. The Customer is the JSC "FSK (Federal Power Networks Company) UES - MES (Interconnecting power networks) of Ural".

Length of the approach of OHTL 500 kV - 56.6 km

Transmission capacity - 501 MVA

Main objective - to improve reliability of power supply of Western Siberia.

500 kV substation "Berkut" allows to control the flow of energy between the 500 kV substation "Tiumenskaya", 500 kV substation "Irtysh" and 500 kV substation "Kurgan".

A group of four adjustable shunt reactors 4×ROMBS- 60000/500 of capacity 4×60 MVAR is installed at the substation "Berkut".

The substation was erected on a turn-key basis. To prevent grass growing a new technology was implemented: first the ground was treated with herbicides, then a layer of darnite was applied and after that 10 centimeter layer of gravel was laid.


Ural Power Engineering Construction Company, construction and erection of substations, FOCL, overhead power transmission lines