Energy & Utilities

Mercury to build 119MW wind farm at Turitea, New Zealand

28 Mar 2019 | Oceania

New Zealand renewable energy company Mercury will establish a N$256m ($174m) wind farm at Turitea near Palmerston North.

L&T Construction wins large contracts in India

27 Mar 2019 | Asia

L&T Construction, the construction arm of engineering company L&T, has won large contracts from clients across different states in India.

DEWA, team achieve financial close on 950MW Phase 4 of Saudi solar park

26 Mar 2019 | Middle East

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) and a consortium led by Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power and Chinese government-owned Silk Road Fund, have achieved financial close on the 950MW fourth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park.

Lane, Salini team wins $524m contract for Florida reservoir project

26 Mar 2019 | North America

Lane Construction, the US subsidiary of Italian industrial group specialised in the construction and civil engineering business Salini Impregilo, has won a $524m joint venture contract for the Caloosahatchee (C43) West Basin Storage Reservoir in southern Florida.

Covanta, GIG reach financial close on UK energy recovery facility

25 Mar 2019 | Europe

Covanta Holding and Green Investment Group (GIG) have announced that the Rookery South Energy Recovery Facility in Bedfordshire, England, has reached financial close.

E.ON begins construction on 151MW wind farm in South Texas

22 Mar 2019 | North America

German energy company E.ON has announced that construction on the 151MW Peyton Creek Windfarm project, located in Matagorda County, Texas, has commenced and the facility is expected to be commissioned before the end of 2019.

Fluence JV wins EPC contract for desalination plant in Egypt

22 Mar 2019 | Africa

The International Co. for Water Services & Infrastructure (IWSI) and construction company Hassan Allam EPC have won a $74m EPC contract in Egypt to design and construct a 40,000m³/day seawater desalination plant, with infrastructure designed and built for a future capacity expansion to 8 ...

WCM secures planning approval for Woodhouse Colliery in UK

21 Mar 2019 | Europe

West Cumbria Mining (WCM) has secured planning approval from Cumbria County Council (CCC) to develop its metallurgical coal project Woodhouse Colliery, a new underground mine near Whitehaven in West Cumbria.

Ofgem supports 600MW Shetland subsea transmission link to Scotland

21 Mar 2019 | Europe

The UK Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) has decided to provisionally approve a proposal by Scottish and Southern Energy Networks (SSEN) to build a 600MW subsea electricity transmission link from Shetland to mainland Scotland.

Fluor-TechnipFMC JV completes construction on Sasol project in US

20 Mar 2019 | North America

Fluor Technip Integrated (FTI), a joint venture between engineering and construction firm Fluor and TechnipFMC, has completed the EPCM services scope of work on Sasol’s petrochemical complex in Westlake, Louisiana, US.

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