Merthyr Bus Station
Brief overview of the Project
Merthyr Bus Station is a new transport hub in the heart of Merthyr Tydfil, a perfect location for the newest additional to South Wales transportation network. Located next to the River Taff and just a 5 min walk from the Cyfarthfa Castle.
The £11m Interchange is new, modern and unique – represented in its eye catching roof structure modelled after the Brecon Beacons, and its provision of on-site electrical bus charging to allow the building to be future proofed for the needs of a rapidly updating and environmental conscious community.
A full suite of modern electrical public transport commodities have been installed – including a full Public Address system via interlinked display screens, stylish modern lighting and a integrated Access, Security and Fire safety systems.
The building also includes on-site office and security suites to facilitate the need for a working environment for all Merthyr Council Transportation staff; including the data, power and security systems these would require.
The Electrical Installation included:
- Full internal and external Lighting system including automatic controls
- Emergency Lighting
- Low voltage distribution system
- Electric heating
- PhotoVoltaic System
- Cat 6 Data cabling
- Accessible WC alarm
- Fire & Refuge alarm
- Lightning Protection
- Security systems including CCTV & Access Control