About Us

About Power Line Design

Power Line Design (ABN: 33 107 591 846) is an accredited Level 3 Service Provider (No.2486) established in 2004. We are qualified to design new connections, expansions and relocations both overhead and underground up to and including 132 kV transmission lines anywhere in NSW. Our distinctive skills and expertise within the industry provides our customers with an exceptional value for money service.

We have developed a large client base with many repeat customers. Our clients include large private industry companies and developers, numerous local councils, individual home builders and large government departments both state and federal.

The combined knowledge and experience of the Power Line Design team has seen us complete over two thousand projects since 2004 within all three Distribution Network Service Provider areas:  Essential Energy, Endeavour Energy and Ausgrid.

Power Line Design aims to complete designs in a timely and professional manner, adhering to Australian and Supply Authority standards whilst also addressing the needs and requirements of the customer.

Our Team

Power Line Design has developed a staff base that offers many years of experience in the electrical industry.

Laurence McKinnon – Managing Director
Managing Director and Chief Designer; Laurence McKinnon has over 28 years’ experience in the industry. He has been at the helm of Power Line Design for over twelve years and built the company from a single person concern doing local designs to a thriving business covering the whole of NSW. Laurence has extensive experience in senior business management within the electrical industry.

Today we have a staff of 21 comprising of Designers, Project Managers and Administration personnel.

Our design team possess a wealth of experience and qualifications in overhead and underground power line design work, project management and design audits throughout all New South Wales network distribution areas. This expertise is supported through valuable previous hands-on experience gained in all aspects of power line construction.

Our design team is supported by trainee engineers, project managers and an administration team all focused on ensuring the smooth and timely progress of each design.

Design Team w building
PLD Team photo

Power Line Design Team: 
(Back) Lachlan, Laurence, Ross, Nick, Josh F, Hamish & Daryl;
(Front) Jess, Wendy, Dirk, Zeina, Richard, Chris, Jeanne & Therese.
Absent from photo: Andrew, Josh A & Michael.

Admin team w Daryl

Accredited Level 3 Service Provider for all of NSW