Construction begins on $2bn Formosa 2 wind farm offshore Taiwan

11 Nov 2019 | Asia

The joint venture of Macquarie’s Green Investment Group (GIG) and Swancor Renewables has commenced onshore construction on the NT$62.4bn ($2.05bn) Formosa 2 offshore wind farm located off the coast of Miaoli County, Taiwan.

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.

ADB approves $490m funding to upgrade roads in Madhya Pradesh, India

5 Nov 2019 | Asia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved $490m in financing for the $904m public-private partnership (PPP) project to upgrade roads in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

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.

ADB to lend $195m for highways project in Nepal

1 Nov 2019 | Asia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a loan of $195m for improving the highway network between Pokhara and Mugling in Nepal.

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.

Wellington International Airport unveils 20-year, $641m upgrade plan

23 Oct 2019 | Asia

Wellington International Airport in New Zealand has unveiled a masterplan, which details plans to accommodate traffic growth by 2040, with an investment of NZ$1bn ($641.6m).

Hai Long signs contract with DEME for offshore wind project in Taiwan

23 Oct 2019 | Asia

Hai Long Offshore Wind (OFW) Project has signed a balance of plant preferred supplier agreement (PSA) with CSBC DEME Wind Engineering (CDWE) to develop Taiwan’s offshore wind industry.

KFWind consortium to build floating wind farm in South Korea

22 Oct 2019 | Asia

WindPower Korea, EDP Renewables and Aker Solutions have formed a consortium to develop a 500MW floating wind farm off the coast of Ulsan Metropolitan City in South Korea.

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