OPERATION & MAINTENANCE
Our Operation & Maintenance (O&M) division has overall responsibility for the maintenance, inspections and repairs of infrastructure, including transmission power lines and substations.
With operating centres in Reykjavík and Egilsstaðir, east Iceland, (O&M) serves the transmission system on a countrywide basis, assisted by subcontractors.
O&M’s responsibilities include:
The implementation of Landsnet’s electrical safety management system (RÖSK).
Managing the operation and maintenance of our transmission infrastructure, including outsourced infrastructure. Managing inventories and operational data relating to substations and transmission lines. We operate under a 10-year maintenance programme for our entire transmission infrastructure.
Ensuring continuous availability of necessary equipment, tools, materials and human resources to implement contingency plans in relation to the grid’s operation and maintenance.
Lifecycle analysis, which serves as the basis of an investment plan for the lifetime extension and/or renewal of grid equipment in operation.
Participation in international comparative analysis of transmission system operators’ performance and practices, with the objective of improving the Icelandic grid’s operations and maintenance.