Laying new underground electricity cables
New underground electricity cables
Elia is laying new underground electricity cables (15kV) in Mortsel.
Benefits to societyElia is planning to lay new underground electricity cables (15kV) in Mortsel. This will take place between the 'Mortsel' high-voltage substation in Drabstraat and the Agfa Gevaert Company in Septestraat. The work is needed to continue to guarantee a reliable electricity supply for Agfa-Gevaert.
Elia is laying an underground electricity cable (15kV) in Mortsel. The route starts from the high-voltage substation at Drabstraat and runs to Agfa Gevaert in the Septestraat.
Elia will start the works in mid-April 2021. The work will be carried out in several phases in order to limit the inconvenience in time and space for local residents and companies along the route. Work will be carried out in the following streets: Drabstraat, Heirbaan, IJzerenweglei, Osylei, Dieseghemlei, Ter Varentstraat and Septestraat. The works will last until the end of August 2021.
12 June 2021
Restoration of road surface on Ter Varentstraat and start of work on Bloemenlei
Elia is restoring the road surface and completing the work on Ter Varentstraat in Mortsel. Starting on 9 June, the worksite will move towards Agfa-Gevaert and Elia will start laying underground cables in Bloemenlei.
27 April 2021
Installation of underground power cables in Ter Varentstraat
Starting on 3 May 2021, Elia will begin laying 15-kV underground power cables between the Mortsel high-voltage substation and the Agfa-Gevaert site.
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