Location: Mwanza, Dodoma, Tanga, Morogoro, Iringa & Mbeya
Capabilities: 1318km of 33kV lines
Timetable: Contract awarded in September, 2010
The project entailed the design of all encompassing network extensions including the reinforcement of the existing networks, creating interconnections between substations, and extending the existing network to connect households and businesses that previously did not have access to electrical power.
This project included the extension and rehabilitation of existing lines in six regions of Tanzania:
Training local People
Symbion is committed to using local labor and trained its local work force at our training facility in Morogoro. This training greatly increased the skill set of what had been a limited labor pool. We have provided line construction training in collaboration with Idaho-based Northwest Lineman College at the Symbion Power Center.