WEL Networks

Hamilton

TRANSFORMING A HOUSE

IT LOOKS LIKE AN ORDINARY HOUSE BUT INSIDE, IT’S LIKE A CONCRETE BUNKER.

When this Hamilton energy company needed to place transformers in a new subdivision, it needed an aesthetically pleasing solution. The answer? Transformers tucked inside what looks like a residential home, with faux windows and garage door and an explosion-proof concrete heart.

Project Details

  • Value: $800,000
  • Size: 400 m2
  • Precast structure with solid concrete walls
  • Clad in residential linear and honed concrete
  • Removable tin roof for access to and removal of transformers.