The Power Transmission & Distribution Business of Indian construction firm Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has secured an order to construct power transmission lines and substations related to an infrastructure project in Telangana, India.
Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis), a Dutch marine infrastructure services company, has secured two installation orders, including a floating wind farm and a suspension bridge.
Canada’s Kineticor Resource has secured financing to fund the construction of CAD1.5bn ($1.2bn) Cascade Power Project in Edson, Alberta.
Italian oil and gas contractor Saipem has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with AGNES and QINT’X to develop a wind farm in the Adriatic Sea off the coast of Ravenna.
Pattern Energy Group announced that it has secured financing to begin construction on the 105MW Phoenix solar project in Fannin County, Texas.
Belgium-based marine engineer DEME Offshore has been awarded EPCI contract for inter-array cables for the phases A and B of the 3.6GW Dogger Bank offshore wind project in UK.
General Electric (GE) has secured two contracts worth more than $1.2bn from the Government of Iraq’s Ministry of Electricity to upgrade and maintain key power plants in the country.
Canadian Solar’s subsidiary Recurrent Energy has broken ground on the 144MW Pflugerville solar plant located in Travis County in the US state of Texas.
Construction firm Skanska has secured a contract worth NOK2.88bn ($324m) to deliver preparatory work for a water supply system in Oslo, Norway.
L&T Construction’s Heavy Civil Infrastructure Business has started work on the120MW Lower Kopili hydropower project in Assam, India.
South Korea’s Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction has been awarded an EPC contract valued about KRW220bn ($185.5m) for a waste-to-energy (WtE) plant in Poland.
The North London Waste Authority (NLWA) has awarded a £100m contract to Taylor Woodrow, a subsidiary of Vinci, for the construction of waste recycling facilities at the Edmonton EcoPark in London.
India’s Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has started civil works at the 660MW power unit for the Sagardighi supercritical thermal power project in West Bengal, India.
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), based in Egypt, has approved $400m in loans and guarantees to support the construction of $24bn Mozambique LNG project.
Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) Transmission has appointed a joint venture of Siemens BAM, along with three other contractors, for the construction of the 600MW Shetland HVDC link to transmit energy from Shetland Islands to Great Britain.
Laing O’Rourke has secured a £123m contract from Thames Water to conduct sewage upgrade work in Beckton, UK.
The board of Indian Oil (IndianOil) has given green light to build an integrated para-xylene (PX) and purified terephthalic acid (PTA) complex project at Paradip, Odisha, with an investment of INR138.05bn ($1.8bn).
Hill International has been selected by the Natural Gas Infrastructure Company of Cyprus (ETYFA) to provide owner’s engineering services for the $336m Cyprus Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Import Terminal Project.
The UAE has commissioned the first reactor out of the four units in the $24.4bn Barakah nuclear power plant (NPP) in the Dhafra Region of Abu Dhabi.
Saudi Arabia-based ACWA Power has selected Shanghai Electric as the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor to build the fifth phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Solar Park, to be located near Dubai, UAE.