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Prime Power, FOB Falcon, Iraq
FOB Falcon is on the southern perimeter of Baghdad, and before Arkel was hired, had suffered a lot of power outages due to damage to an existing underground ring main from local mortar fire. Arkel's job on this Prime Power site was to design and construct a new power plant, as we well as the design and construction of 4 Kilometers of 11 KV overhead network and connection to 14 existing substations. Arkel was responsible for all design and installation of the entire plant.
This project included the temporary construction camps for up to 45 personnel, the permanent site camp for 30+ people at each location, leveling of site, all fencing, roads, complete project engineering, supply of fueling system, fuel unloading system, fuel system instrumentation and controls, fuel polishing system, fuel storage for up to 100,000 gallons, fuel containment system, generator foundations, pole foundations, pole erection, transformer foundations, transformer placement, transformer procurement, wire procurement, wire installation, electrical control loops for power generation, fuel supply loops for generators, generator foundations, internal wiring and grounding for generators, supply of workshops and procurement of maintenance equipment.