GES completes EDPR’s 200MW wind farm in Mexico

Global Energy Services (GES) has completed the construction and installation of the 200MW wind farm of EDP Renováveis (EDPR), located in the Coahuila area in Mexico.

The project is among the five biggest projects GES has constructed in the country and includes the whole BOP (Balance of Plant): civil works, medium voltage grid, step-up substation, high voltage grid and interconnection substation.

GES was also in charge of the installation of the 95 wind turbines of the wind farm. The project was executed under the high security and quality standards of the company.

EDPR trusted GES Mexico for the execution of its first project in the country. The size of the project required a significant logistic and human effort.

The civil works included the 95 wind turbines foundations, 60km roads and three bridges to access the wind farm. The electrical works included 100 km cable for the medium voltage grid and 20 km high voltage line.

GES Mexico experience is guaranteed by more than ten years presence in the country, and a track record including more 733MW constructed and 1GW installed in wind. Mexico is one of the strategic markets for GES.