Construction begins on 125MW solar project in Queensland

19 May 2017 | Oceania

Construction work has commenced on an industrial solar project at the Sun Metals zinc refinery in North Queensland, Australia.

Maryland regulator approves two offshore wind projects

17 May 2017 | North America

The Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) has awarded offshore wind renewable energy credits to developers U.S. Wind and Skipjack Offshore Energy to build two projects off Maryland's coast.

China Railway Engineering wins $400m EPC contract for Malaysia’s oil terminal

16 May 2017 | Asia

China Railway Engineering (CREC) has won a $400m engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract from Smart Crest to build the oil terminal of the Asia Petroleum Hub (APH) in Johor, Malaysia.

Renewable Energy Systems begins work on Texas wind project

15 May 2017 | North America

Renewable Energy Systems (RES) has started construction on the Rattlesnake Wind Project in Texas, US after getting notice to proceed (NTP) from Goldwind Americas.

Saipem wins new EPCI contract offshore Guyana

15 May 2017 | South America

Italian turnkey contractor Saipem has secured a new EPCI contract for the SURF package of the planned Liza project, which is operated by Esso Exploration and Production Guyana, an affiliate of ExxonMobil.

Enel begins construction on $435M US wind farm

12 May 2017 | North America

Enel Green Power North America (EGPNA), a subsidiary of Enel, has commenced construction on the $435M Thunder Ranch wind farm in Oklahoma, US.

UGL awarded solar projects worth $117M

12 May 2017 | Oceania

CIMIC Group company UGL has won engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts to design and build two new solar farms in Australia.

Royal Vopak and AltaGas to jointly invest in Canada’s propane export terminal project

12 May 2017 | North America

Royal Vopak and AltaGas have formed a joint venture and are set to jointly invest in the Ridley Island Propane Export Terminal (RIPET) project off the west coast of Canada.

Siemens wins €790M contract to upgrade Qatar’s power supply network

10 May 2017 | Middle East

German engineering services firm Siemens has secured a contract worth €790M from Qatar General Water & Electricity Corporation (KAHRAMAA) for the expansion of the country's power transmission network.

Construction begins on TurkStream gas pipeline

9 May 2017 | Asia, Europe

Russian energy firm Gazprom announced that construction has started on the TurkStream gas pipeline in the Black Sea near the Russian coast.


Safety of innovative vehicles in tunnels

27 Feb 2017

Fathi Tarada, director of Mosen, looks at the challenges facing tunnels with the onset of autonomous and other smart vehicles.

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