Sebastopol Solar Farm

Contact Details

Geoff Reardon
Regional Manager - South NSW
+61 402 632 027

  Locations: NSW Australia (Onshore)
  Project Value: $135000000
  Project Status: Engagement

Project Details

BEON Energy Solutions (ES) has executed an EPC Contract for the Sebastopol Solar Farm with FRV. Sebastopol Solar Farm is located approximately 4 kilometres south east of Sebastopol and approximately 16 kilometres south of Temora in the State of New South Wales. The Sebastopol Solar farm has a nameplate rating of 90MWac and consists of approximately 224,400 PV (photovoltaic) modules mounted on piers that will be driven into the existing subgrade. In addition to this, there will be 20 power station units with 2 inverters each and 3 weather stations, with piles to be driven into existing ground.

The Key Project components include:

✓ photovoltaic solar modules (approximately 224,000 modules)

✓ single-axis tracking module framing system mounted on steel piles

✓ 20 containerized Power Conversion Units (PCUs)

✓ a substation containing transformers, associated switchgear and control and protection equipment

✓ operations and maintenance buildings with associated car parking

✓ road upgrade works on the site access route

✓ above ground and underground cabling

✓ internal all-weather access tracks

✓ security system and security fencing

✓ native vegetation plantings to provide visual screening

✓ meteorological station(s); and

✓ a 132kV transmission line

Procurement has commenced October 2020 with construction to commence in Q1 2021. Construction is expected to take 9 months.


Work Packages

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Note: The closing date/s for expressions of interest shown below are subject to change.


ATV Servicing and Repairs02 Nov 202005 Jan 2021 
Fleet servicing (every 3 months) and all servicing requirements need to be carried out on over 20 ATV's (Polaris & Kawasaki's),

There are also occasions where immediate and non-urgent repairs will required to the ATV's.

It would be preferable if the servicing and repairs could be carried out onsite at Sebastopol Solar Farm.
Cleaning23 Nov 202018 Dec 2020 
Daily cleaning of site amenities not limited to 5 x Office buildings, 4 x toilet blocks, 12 x portaloos and 4 x lunch rooms
Coach Services12 Nov 202015 Dec 2020 
Opportunity Description. In order to assist with the Solar Farm construction, a large labour force of personnel will be required. The Coach Services will
transport employees to and from site daily.

Coach 1 commence: 12th April 2021 for approx 18f weeks
Coach 2 commence: 26th July 2021 for approx 4 weeks

The above is an estimate only of what may be required. This
may vary in number of buses / coaches required and period of time required.

Pickup/drop off locations will also be dependant on where the majority of the workforce reside. This may be applicable to Temora and Wagga Wagga.
Crane Hire23 Nov 202018 Dec 2020 
Hire of 20T, 80T and 160T (not limited to) throughout various stages of construction
Electrical Services- Site Setup03 Nov 202015 Dec 2020 
In order to facilitate the onsite setup of amenities, offices and
containers, Beon require the services of an external Electrician to provide and undertake the compliant tasks involved in connecting electricity to specified site buildings.
All works to be carried out as directed by Beon Nominated Representative and in accordance with applicable Australian Standards and industry standard practice.
General expression of Interest all capabilities09 Dec 202013 Jan 2021 
General EOI's for future potential requirements for the project.
Generator Servicing23 Nov 202019 Dec 2020 
Servicing of three Generators on forthnightly basis
Landscaping23 Nov 202019 Dec 2020 
Planting is required by an experienced landscape contractor. Plantings need to be a heterogenous mix of species that are locally available at time of planting. NB : Approximately 725 tubestock will be required and these will need to be procured early as tubestock is in short supply.
O and M Building Supply23 Nov 202018 Dec 2020 
O & M building including; office, workshop and a warehouse building (either separate or combined), security features, emergency lighting and automatic external lighting covering the yard. Please note these specifications are subject to change
Plumbing Services - Site Setup and Ad-hoc works during construction03 Nov 202015 Dec 2020 
A local Plumbing Contractor is required to assist with the site setup and ad-hoc construction needs of the Solar Farm. The contractor will provide the necessary labour, tools, equipment and materials to perform required plumbing services during mobilisation and construction as directed.
All works to be carried out as directed by Beon Nominated Representative and in accordance with applicable Australian Standards and industry standard practice.
Site Security23 Nov 202018 Dec 2020 
Provision of roving guard patrol on site between 6 pm to 6 am.
Slashing and Spraying of Farm23 Nov 202018 Dec 2020 
Slashing and spraying on as as required basis
Waste Disposal02 Nov 202005 Jan 2021 
Disposal of a large amount of Hard and Liquid Waste from site during construction and furthermore, the demobilisation of Sebastopol Solar Farm Site. Sebastopol Solar Farm Site require the continual emptying and then subsequent demobilisation of (but not limited to) the following:

1 x 1100 Lt REAR LIFT
1 x 23m3 SKIP (TIMBER)
3 x 23m3 SKIP (GENERAL)
3 x 3m3 FRONT LIFT In peak construction bins will need to be emptied on a regular basis (every 2 or 3 days)
Water Truck Rental23 Nov 202018 Dec 2020 
Supply of Water Tank