Energy & Utilities

Engie breaks ground on 225MW solar project in Texas

8 Nov 2019 | North America

Engie North America, the US subsidiary of French energy company Engie, has broken ground on the 225MW Long Draw Solar Project in Texas.

Mainstream secures $580m funding for Cóndor power project in Chile

7 Nov 2019 | South America

Ireland-based wind and solar development company Mainstream Renewable Power has achieved financial close for the 571MW Cóndor project in Chile.

EGP starts construction on Karusa, Soetwater wind farms in South Africa

6 Nov 2019 | Africa

Enel Green Power RSA (EGP RSA), the renewable subsidiary of Italian energy company Enel, has started construction on €400m ($446.1m) Karusa and Soetwater wind farms in South Africa.

ADB approves $451m funding for power connectivity project in Tamil Nadu, India

6 Nov 2019 | Asia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved $451m loan to improve the power connectivity in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

SB Energy to build five solar plants with 1.7GW capacity in US

4 Nov 2019 | North America

SB Energy Global, a subsidiary of Japanese conglomerate holding company SoftBank Group, has agreed to acquire and build five solar plants with 1.7GW capacity, from renewable energy developer Intersect Power.

Acciona team wins $223m contract for wastewater plant in Vietnam

1 Nov 2019 | Asia

A consortium comprising Spanish infrastructure developer Acciona Agua and y VINCI Construction Grands Projets has won a €200m ($223.3m) contract in Vietnam to build, operate and maintain the Nhieu Loc-Thi Nghe wastewater plant in Ho Chi Minh City.

First TBM breaks ground at Thames Tideway Tunnel project

29 Oct 2019 | Europe

A joint venture of BAM Nuttall, Morgan Sindall and Balfour Beatty has announced that one of its two tunnel boring machines (TBMs) has become the first to break through the ground to complete a section of tunnel for the Thames Tideway Tunnel project, a new super sewer in London.

LTHE wins contract for upgrades at HPCL Visakh Refinery in India

25 Oct 2019 | Asia

L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering (LTHE), a wholly-owned subsidiary of engineering and construction major Larsen & Toubro (L&T), has won a mega engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning (EPCC) contract from Hindustan Petroleum Corporation (HPCL) for Residue Up-gradation ...

Siemens, Harbin win contract for 900MW power plant in Pakistan

24 Oct 2019 | Asia

K-Electric, an electricity generation company based in Pakistan, has selected Siemens and Chinese contractor Harbin Electric for the construction of a 900MW combined cycle power plant, BQPS-III, and associated grids at Bin Qasim.

Yorkshire Water selects Interserve for £1bn MEICA Frameworks

24 Oct 2019 | Europe

Construction support services provider Interserve has been selected by Yorkshire Water for the £1bn Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation, Control and Automation (MEICA) Frameworks for 2020-2025.

Company Spotlight


Projects overseen by the company include bridges, spanning roads, valleys and water; planning and constructing commercial and industrial zones; conveyance and storage systems for the water industry; roads; urban development and regeneration; architec ...

With 11 websites and newsletters covering all the key areas within the construction industry, World Construction Industry Network is the leading global construction information resource. READ ABOUT US



World Construction Network | is a product of GlobalData. Copyright © 2020 GlobalData. All rights reserved.