Freedom Group – Virtus 66kV cable installation

Freedom Group – Virtus 66kV cable installation  

March 29th, 2018


JSM have been awarded upfront works to carry out a network reinforcement scheme where Freedom Power Solutions require the installation of 2 new 66kV ducted cable circuits and associated activities reinstatement along The Greenway/Cleveland Road and Kingston Lane Uxbridge.

The work involves the installation of a dual 66kV ducted underground circuit which will be installed in 160mm “Emtelle” smooth walled UPVC ducts type BS EN50086-2-4:1994 in a trefoil formation for its entire length.  The ducts will be laid with a minimum of 450mm separation between the two circuits, with a minimum cover of 900mm in the carriageway and 900mm in the verge or footway.

The joint bays to be located at 500 metre intervals or cut to length to avoid a joint bay in the new surface when the local authority complete planned reinstatement works.

We have been requested to carry out upfront works to enable Hillingdon Council to carry out their resurfacing programme, The cable route of approximately consists of works within the carriageway, verge and footway through public highway, Industrial and residential areas of Uxbridge. These areas will include traffic sensitive areas and housing estates that will require parking suspensions and potential conflict with residents.


Roads where upfront works have been requested to enable resurfacing works are

THE GREENWAY – 90% Complete – Works Finish 1st April 2018

CLEVELAND ROAD – 95% Complete – Works Finish 1st April 2018

KINGSTON LAND 0% Complete – Works Start 4th April 2018


Project Route Map