Project Description

Cronulla Waste Water Treatment Plant

Sydney Water engaged Thompson Controlsas part of the SMART Team, as a contractor at the Cronulla Sewerage Treatment Plant

SCADA Renewal Upgrade Project is to install and program a new plant wide SCADA System, including new Siemens S7 PLCs to replace the Siemens TI PLCs, the renewal and or replacement of all electrical starters and wiring at Cronulla ST0010 in order to raise the existing level of automation to the required higher level of automation and improve the reliability of the plant.

Thompson Controls completed the design, supply, installa on and commissioning as follows:

  • Construction of a new switch room
  • Supply and installa on of mul ple new single and double sided Form 3 LV switchboard
  • New PLC control panels
  • Electrical installation of three phase motors
  • Profibus control of fixed speed and variable speed motors
  • Supply and installation of instrumentation
  • Installation of lights and power
  • Modification of the existing security system
  • Modification of the existing fire detection system
  • Modification of the existing power distribution system
  • Installation of new fibre optics network

Project Details

Business unit: Electrical Controls and Design
Client: Sydney Water
Current status: Complete
Start date: April 2014
Completion period: May 2016
Contract type: Lump sum
Value: $11 million