WMATA Replacement of Traction Power Equipment - Washington, D.C.
This design-build project included the replacement of traction power equipment in thirty-three existing substations and building a training simulator at WMATA’s Telegraph Road facility. MEC’s scope of work in each substation included the installation of new:
Work also included:
WMATA required a minimum number of switchgear cubicles remain online at all times. Temporary cathode breakers were required in some substations to facilitate the safe removal and replacement of existing switchgear.