PROJECT INFORMATION

CLIENT:         BOMBELA MAINTENANCE COMPANY
COUNTRY:    SOUTH AFRICA
LOCATION:   O.R. TAMBO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, GAUTENG
DURATION (MONTHS):    13
TOTAL STAFF MONTHS:  45
START AND COMPLETION DATES (MONTH/YEAR): 07/2015 – 6/2016

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

Responsible for the turn-key telecommunication system extensions for the platform extension at the Gautrain ORTIA station. The contract which spanned over a period of 12 months required extensive integration with the existing Gautrain Telecommunication Systems.

The scope of works included the expansion of PABX (for new Platform ETLES), Platform ETELS and relevant Power Supplies and the integration with SCADA, Passenger Information Displays and new RS 485 interfaces, relocation of Clocks, extension of Public Address System with approximately 36 new CMS mounted speakers, supply and integration of 18 new fixed and PTZ analogue CCTV cameras, upgrade existing CCTV system storage and GUI, relocation of platform end monitors to the centre of platform, acoustic modelling and RASTI testing. Extension of power systems to accommodate the new hardware.

DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF ACTUAL SERVICES PROVIDED
  • Responsible for the detailed Telecommunications System Design which was based on the existing Gautrain systems as well as client requirements.
  • Develop Post Installation Check-out test documentation for all sub-systems.
  • Develop Site Acceptance Test documentation for all sub-systems.
  • Develop Systems Integration Test documentation for all sub-systems.
  • Develop new and update existing Gautrain drawings to allow for ‘Issue for Construction’ and ‘As-Built’ releases
  • Develop and perform System Factory Acceptance Test
  • Quality Control of production and galvanizing poles
  • Engineering and Installation site support
  • Project Management