PayneCrest Electric and Communications
10411 Baur Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63132
The project in Gila Bend, Az, for Abengoa Solar, Inc. is a 250-megawatt (MW) concentrated solar power (CSP) facility to serve up to 70,000 Arizona Public Service (APS) customers. PayneCrest is powering 3,232 large parabolic mirrors tracking the sun. The mirrors focus heat of the sun on pipes carrying a heat transfer fluid that converts into steam to generate power. PayneCrest installed 775,000 feet of cabling, 9,600 grounding rods and 105,000 feet of grounding wire to safely power the Solana solar generation station.