Supply and installation of training lights at Wivenhoe Showgrounds


McWilkys were the principal contractor for the supply and installation of the training lights at the Wivenhoe Showgrounds for the Burnie City Council.

The project consisted of:

  • the removal of temporary poles
  • supply and installation of 4 new 35 metre towers complete with 16 lights on each tower for football and cricket
  • supply and installation of 3 new 25 metre towers complete with 5 lights on each tower, plus 21 12 metre poles with 3 lights each for trotting night racing
  • installation of underground cables from a new extension to the main switchboard to 4 new switchboards at each 35 metre tower
  • installation of a user pays metering & control PLC

installation of submains to the scoreboard, and a fibre optic cable.