International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Informative Article | Electrical Power Engineering | United Arab Emirates | Volume 12 Issue 5, May 2023

Mitigating Risks and Ensuring Safety in 132kv Transmission Power Cable Projects in Dubai

Syed Abdul Kareem [2]

Abstract: This article explores the critical role of power transmission infrastructure in Dubai, specifically the 132kv cable laying projects undertaken by the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA). Effective risk management and safety measures are crucial to mitigating these risks and ensuring that the projects are completed on time, within budget, and to the required quality standards. The article discusses and underscores the importance of safety and risk management in the successful delivery of 132kV transmission power cable projects in Dubai. The strategies discussed include the use of safety equipment, training and awareness programs for personnel, hazard identification and mitigation, and emergency response planning. By implementing effective risk mitigation strategies, stakeholders can ensure the protection of human life and property, as well as the sustainability of the city's infrastructure.

Keywords: 132kv cable laying projects, Electrical hazards, Construction hazards, Risk assessment, Risk Mitigation Strategies

Edition: Volume 12 Issue 5, May 2023,

Pages: 116 - 119

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