The Ausgrid Learning Centre project involved the construction of a multiple-storey training facility, basement car parking, service area, and external landscape and training yard. This new education facility represents green building 'World Leadership' as it features a gas driven tri-generation power system which utilises 55 geothermal bores for heat rejection, 260 photo voltaic panels with a 51kW capacity and rainwater harvesting and grey water re-use.

Client  Multiplex
Contract Value  $6 Million
Services  Design & Construct
Branch Sydney Region
Electrical Installation
High Voltage
Design & Engineering
Communications & Data
Controlled Automation
Project Management

STAR Group provided the electrical, communications and security services of this project, which involved services to achieve a number of carefully designed features that assists in the reduction of the overall level of water and energy consumption of the building.

Star Group’s services provided on this project included:

  • External electrical services
  • Electrical cabling, fittings and fixtures
  • Lighting systems and Control Systems
  • Power Factor Correction
  • Earthing Systems
  • Project Management
  • Metering system
  • UPS and batteries
  • Diesel Generator and load bank 
  • Power poles
  • Cable trays
  • Power supply
  • Decommissioning of substation
  • HV cabling
  • Trenching and backfilling
  • Consumer mains, submains and metering
  • Internal lighting
  • Power to mechanical, hydraulics, and fire switchboards
  • Communications services
  • Security systems; and
  • Temporary electrical services.