Project Description

Shannonbridge 100MW BESS Project

Jennings O’Donovan & Partners Limited were engaged as Owners Engineer by Hanwha Energy Corporation Limited, the Irish subsidiary of Korean Energy Company Hanwha Energy.

The project consists of the construction and installation of 100MW Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) project.

The project is an open area BESS compound containing battery units and medium voltage power station (MVPS) enclosures, a 220/33kV Transformer and associated bay and a 33kV Substation Switchgear Building. Energisation is scheduled for February/March 2021.

The 100MW of BESS is aimed specifically at supporting Ireland’s 2020 renewable targets by enabling greater levels of wind and solar to be accommodated on the Grid.

Jennings O’Donovan & Partners role of Owners Engineer included the following services;

  • Contract Drafting including Employers Requirements Specification
  • Contract Negotiation
  • Declaration of Identify
  • Assisting in queries related to Financial Close.