Watts Electric Company

Union Pacific Railroad Bailey Yard Diesel Shop Service and Panels

Location: North Platte, Nebraska
Contract Amount: $1,276,700.00

Replacement of the existing electrical service to the UPRR Diesel Shop. The facility is a 200,000 square foot facility built in 1960, which operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, allowing minimal interruptions to the plant or track operations.

The project consisted of replacing the existing OH and UG primary systems, electrical substation, panel boards and feeders with 2 new 750 kVA 13.8 transformers, UG Primary duct bank system, OH Primary loop, primary risers, building cable tray system, main switchboard and replacement of 54 panel boards, conduit systems and feeders through the building, as well as the installation of a standby generator and ATS for emergency power.