Energy & Utilities

Oxford flood defence scheme secures full funding

13 Feb 2018 | Europe

The Oxford flood alleviation scheme partnership has secured full funding for the £120m Oxford flood alleviation scheme, which is aimed at reducing flood risk to homes, businesses, and transport in Oxford and the surrounding area.

Samsung Engineering JV wins contract for $3.1bn ADNOC refinery project

9 Feb 2018 | Middle East

A joint venture between Samsung Engineering (Korea) and CB&I (Netherlands) has secured a contract to build $3.1bn crude flexibility project (CFP) on behalf of ADNOC Refining in the UAE.

Acciona, Tuto Energy begin work on solar PV complex in Mexico

8 Feb 2018 | South America

Acciona Energia has begun construction on the Puerto Libertad photovoltaic complex, which is being developed in a joint venture with Tuto Energy in the Mexican state of Sonora.

DEWA awards $300m contract for 4th phase of H-Station in Dubai

8 Feb 2018 | Middle East

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has awarded an AED1.1bn ($299.47m) contract to a consortium comprising Siemens and ELSEWEDY Power for the construction of the 4th phase of H-Station in Dubai, UAE.

VINCI Energies wins contract to expand power grid in Senegal

7 Feb 2018 | Africa

VINCI Energies has won a contract from the Societe d’Electricite du Senegal (Senelec) to install five new extra high voltage transformer stations, 200km of overhead and underground EHV transmission lines, 100 distribution substations in various parts of Senegal and a regional load dispatch c ...

World Bank to lend $375m for first modern waterway in India

7 Feb 2018 | Asia

The World Bank has decided to lend $375m to India to develop the first modern inland water transport fairway on the Ganga river between Varanasi and the seaport of Haldia.

PORR wins €62.5m contract to build bypass in Poland

7 Feb 2018 | Europe

A consortium of PORR and PORR Bau has signed a contract with the General Directorate for National Roads and Highways (GDNRH) of Poland for the construction of bypass for Nowe Miasto Lubawskie in Voivodeship Ermland-Masuren.

AGL starts construction on $295m power plant in South Australia

6 Feb 2018 | Oceania

Australia-based AGL Energy has begun construction on $295m Barker Inlet Power Station in South Australia.

Maire Tecnimont, Socar sign contract to revamp Azerbaijan oil refinery

5 Feb 2018 | Asia

Socar’s Heydar Aliyev Refinery and Tecnimont/Kinetics Technology Alliance have signed an EPC contract for the reconstruction and modernisation of the refinery in Azerbaijan.

Besix to build €700m thermal waste recycling plant in Dubai

1 Feb 2018 | Middle East

A consortium of Besix Group and Hitachi Zosen Inova of Switzerland has secured a build, operate and transfer (BOT) contract from the Municipality of Dubai (UAE) to design and execute a €700m waste-to-energy project.

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