2014 NECA Excellence Awards
(National Electrical and Communications Association)
Power line construction and mining services contracting company Cowell Electric came away winners on the weekend, at the South Australian National Electrical and Communications Association Excellence Awards on Friday night.
In their first appearance at the awards at the Adelaide Convention Centre, Cowell Electric placed equal first in the Industrial Excellence Award with electrical and communications engineering solutions provider, O’Donnell Griffin in the Industrial Excellence Award.
The Industrial Excellence award recognises undertakings of a civil, mining, high voltage, manufacturing or process nature over $1 million.
The scope of work for the project involved the construction of 28 kilometres of 275 kilovolts transmission line, including the tension stringing of the conductor and optical ground wire.