Junction Road Gas Power Station

Project Type

Structural Engineering

Project Location

New Plymouth, New Zealand

Project Duration

5 Months

McDowall Affleck was appointed by EPC Contractor, NuEnergy, to provide structural engineering services for the Junction Road Gas Power Station in New Plymouth (NZ) for their end client Todd Energy. The plant consists of a 120 MW Open Cycle Gas Turbine Power Station using two GE LM6000 Gas Turbines and associated balance of plant. McDowall Affleck and Italian partner Studio Techne’ coordinated the geotechnical investigation and provided an optimised design for the two GE LM6000 Gas turbines, based on an advanced dynamic analysis which considered the soil-structure interaction.