Oakes Power Services are based in Chatham, Kent and work across the UK, providing specialist electrical engineering and electrification services for Network Rail, DNO, IDNO and London Underground
Offering full turnkey services including consultations, design (Form A and Form B), installation (HV and LV), commissioning (HV and LV) and maintenance. Oakes Power Services is RISQS accredited and Audited, SafeContractor approved, Constructionline Gold members, Acclaim SIPP members and members of CIRAS.
Recent projects include carrying out the commissioning of new negative short-circuiting devices onto the network rail infrastructure at 32 locations across the Kent and Wessex Region. The project included installation and testing of LV supplies to BS 7671, full commissioning management and producing installation test plans that ensured all equipment is tested to client’s requirements/standards.
Another recent project included the renewal of life expired 11kV switchgear within the Eastleigh area. The project involved complex stakeholder management and planning to ensure depot operations could continue with minimal impacts. Work requirements included stakeholder and outage planning, DNO liaison, installation and commissioning and generator assessments and provision.