Royal North Shore Hospital Co-Generation Plant (2011 – 2012)
AMAR Group was engaged by Cummins Power Generation, Energy Solutions Business to provide technical support, complete the electrical and control system installation, and provide testing and commissioning services for the new, NSW Health, Royal North Shore Hospital located in St Leonards, 10km from Sydney.
The project consisted of two 2MWe gas engines to provide 4MWe of cogeneration base load power, and two 2MWe diesel standby engines. The 11kV Generators are connected to the Hospital High Voltage distribution system, Capable of being synchronised with the local electricity network and able to meet the total electricity load of the hospital services if required.
The cogeneration plant provides waste heat recovery via the exhaust gas heat exchangers while mechanical ventilation ensure the plant room and engines are supplied with fresh air for its safe and efficient operation. Gas supply and control systems, Diesel fuel storage and supply systems, along with Cummins own Generator set control system, are part of the fully integrated & automatic solution provided to the project head contractor, Thiess Pty Ltd.
AMAR Group were able to deliver our works on time, within budget and provided Cummins Power Generation with a high quality installation receiving accolades from all stake holders involved with this Project.