The power division have been successful in securing a place on Lot 3 of the NIE Overhead Lines Distribution Framework. The tender process originally commenced in April 2017 with award a year later.

As part of the process KN entered into a JV agreement with Omexom Power & Grid and both companies will deliver the contract.

The contract involves minor overhead line works including:

  • Stay replacements
  • ESQCR works
  • Fitting of number plates and danger plates
  • Undereaves
  • Provision of day rate resources to supplement NIE Networks
  • Survey & Patrol of all network voltages
  • Small overhead line refurbishment

The overhead line works are carried out on poles, at all voltages up to and Including 33kv.