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1.18 Transpower Benmore HVDC Switchgear PML


  • Benmore is a major hydro power station in the South Island of New Zealand. A substantial converter station converts AC generation to high voltage DC power for economic long distance transmission.

  • Assessments of each type of equipment in the vital converter station were made and an aggregate of loss in the maximum credible earthquake made.

  • Results were used for risk management and insurance purposes.

 


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