Electrical Transmission & Distribution (T & D)

Trachte specializes in Electrical T & D substation building applications. Substation buildings make up over 80% of Trachte's output. Trachte provides premanufactured, expandable buildings to Electrical Utilities, EPC firms, Contractors, Control Panel & Equipment Manufacturers & Integrators. The majority of TRACHTE® buildings have the "house electrical" & mechanical equipment pre-installed and tested, prior to shipping for incredible project management, schedule efficiency and quality control.


  • Relay/Protection Control House
  • Station Service Batteries
  • SVC, Statcom
  • Switchgear
  • Integrated Packages
  • Utility Scale Energy Storage Batteries
  • Security Systems
  • Metering
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Benefits of TRACHTE® Pre-Assembled, Expandable, T & D Substation Buildings Include: Lower engineering and procurement costs, state-of-the-art factory manufacturing, assembly, and quality control, accelerated project schedules and accurate delivery & completion dates. Pre-assembly also minimizes on-site time and construction in hazardous substation environments, greatly reducing the chance of accidents, safety violations, and security oversight requirements and expenses.

Typical Building Features

  • Structural Steel Floor or No-Floor Construction
  • Cable Tray, Cable Entrance/Cable Riser
  • Construction, Expandable End-Wall
  • Thermal Break Between Siding/Roofing and Framework
  • Kynar-500 PVDF Coating on Roofing & Siding
  • 30 & 40 Finish Warranty On Siding and Roofing

Typical Electrical Features

  • Indoor, Outdoor & Emergency Lights
  • Receptacles & Switches
  • AC & DC Service Panels
  • HVAC Unit/s or Heat Pump/s
  • Vent/Exhaust Fan, Air Intake
    and & Dampers
  • Ground Pads/Bars, Grounding Systems

Building Features Available

  • Door Options i.e. Double Doors
  • Partition Walls/Rooms
  • Fire-Resistant Construction
  • UL-Rated Ballistics/Bullet Protection
  • EMP Protection
  • Access/Computer Flooring & Foundation Options
  • Exterior Architectural Finish Options

Electrical Features Available

  • Transfer Switches (Manual or Automatic)
  • Disconnects/Safety Switches
  • Termination Cabinet/Marshalling Box
  • Smoke/Fire Detection/Control Panel
  • Battery, Charger, & Related
  • Switchgear integration
  • Cable Management System