In designing a substation maintaining substation design standards is highly recommended. This is because sometimes the local authority will like to approve the substation before it becomes operational. Without keeping the substation design standards into consideration during your design work you may end up getting your substation being disqualified .This will impact negatively on the great work that you may have done in building the substation after designing it. For you to avoid loses you need to look for experts to carry out for you the design.
As far as you involve the experts you should also remember making sure they adhere to the standards. During your regular check on the progress of the project you should try as much as possible to look at the aspect of the standards. Using the right standards has many benefits such as making it easier for different people to work on the substation during it life time.