The branch “Rosseti Centre Kurskenergo” took for operational maintenance the 110/10 kV “Miratorg” substation with a capacity of 50 MVA and the 110 kV cable and overhead lines “Kurskaya-Miratorg”, “Yuzhnaya-Miratorg”, owned by the largest agricultural holding Miratorg-Kursk LLC.
The feeding centre and cable and overhead lines were constructed to provide power to a robotic slaughterhouse in the Oktyabrsky district of the Kursk region with a capacity of 4.5 million pigs per year. This will be the largest slaughter and processing enterprise in Europe for live-stock animals.
Kurskenergo’s specialists carried out diagnostics and testing of equipment, analysis of operational schemes of electrical installations. After comprehensive testing, the power engineers commissioned the substation equipment.
The equipment control does not imply the constant presence of Kurskenergo’s operating personnel at the “Miratorg” substation. Employees of the enterprise will carry out scheduled preventive work at the facilities, eliminate possible emergency situations in case of the equipment malfunction.
“Operational maintenance, repair of electrical networks and power equipment is one of the important areas of the company’s customer care aimed at developing the business and fully satisfying customer demand,” stresses Vyacheslav Istomin, First Deputy Director - Chief Engineer of the branch “Rosseti Centre Kurskenergo”. “By ensuring uninterrupted power supply to production processes of such enterprises as the agricultural holding “Miratorg”, Kurskenergo, thereby contributing to the development of the region’s agro-industrial complex.”