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Coeur Silvertip engaged Allnorth to complete a scoping study to determine the approach for implementing a new Electrical Room 3 (ER3) as part of their 2019/2020 Mill Optimization and Expansion Project.

The new ER3 will service new and upgraded equipment that will be installed as part of this expansion project. The two-storey building included MV switchgear and MCCs, LV MCCs, MV and LV VFDs.

Allnorth’s scope of work included:

  • Collection of field data
  • Electrical engineering
    • Single lines
    • Electrical equipment descriptions
    • Two-storey electrical room layouts
    • Site electrical layout and power distribution routing including cable bus, cable trays, underground feeders
  • Civil/structural engineering
    • Structural concept of modular and stick built
    • Outdoor Transformer pad and containment
    • ER3 foundation sufficient for budgetary pricing


  • Civil engineering
  • Structural engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Electrical engineering
  • Instrumentation & controls
  • Estimating


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