Energy & Utilities

Galliford Try, Black & Veatch JV wins flood defence scheme in Staffordshire, UK

16 Oct 2018 | Europe

A joint venture between Galliford Try and Black & Veatch has secured a contract from the Environment Agency to design and build an improved flood defence scheme at Burton-on-Trent in Staffordshire, UK.

Saipem wins offshore E&C contracts worth $400m

15 Oct 2018 | Europe

Italian oil and gas industry contractor Saipem has secured offshore E&C contracts worth about $400m in Azerbaijan, the North Sea and the Republic of Congo.

Nauticol Energy proposes $2bn methanol facility in Canada

11 Oct 2018 | North America

Canadian company Nauticol Energy has announced plans to construct a $2bn methanol manufacturing facility in Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada.

Covestro to invest €1.5bn in new MDI plant in US

10 Oct 2018 | North America

German polymer manufacturer Covestro will invest around €1.5bn in a new world-scale methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) plant at its existing site in Baytown, US, making it the largest single investment by the company so far.

Saudi Aramco, Total launch FEED studies for $5bn petrochemical complex in Jubail

9 Oct 2018 | Middle East

Saudi Aramco and Total have signed a joint development agreement in Dhahran for front-end engineering and design (FEED) of a $5bn petrochemical complex in Jubail, on Saudi Arabia’s eastern coast.

Enel Green Power begins construction on three Spanish wind farms

9 Oct 2018 | Europe

Enel Green Power España (EGPE), Endesa’s renewable energy company, has begun construction on three wind farms in the municipalities of Muniesa and Alacón, in the region of Aragon’s Teruel province, Spain, for a total capacity of 128MW.

Mercedes-Benz begins construction on battery production plant in US

8 Oct 2018 | North America

Mercedes-Benz Cars has broken ground on a new battery factory near the vehicle production facility in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, US, which will provide batteries for future electric SUV under the product and technology brand EQ.

Borealis to establish new propane dehydrogenation plant in Belgium

8 Oct 2018 | Europe

Borealis, which provides solutions in the fields of polyolefins, base chemicals and fertilizers, has decided to establish a world-scale propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant at the existing production site in Kallo (Antwerp), Belgium.

Decmil wins $195m EPC contract for Sunraysia solar project in Australia

8 Oct 2018 | Oceania

Australian construction engineering company Decmil Group has won a A$277m ($195m) EPC contract from Maoneng Australia for its 255MW Sunraysia Solar PV project near Balranald in New South Wales, Australia.

Zenviron secures second contract for Moorabool Wind Farm in Australia

4 Oct 2018 | Oceania

Australia-based full-service balance-of-plant specialist Zenviron has secured a second contract from Goldwind Australia for the southern section of the Moorabool Wind Farm in regional Victoria, taking Zenviron’s total contract works on this project to A$130m ($92.1m).

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