UK-based infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has secured a £90m ($100.1m) contract to deliver onshore civils works in the UK for the Viking Link Interconnector Project.
The Government of Solomon Islands has secured financing package worth more than $200m from the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank, to support the construction of the 15MW Tina River hydropower project.
HOCHTIEF-MURPHY joint venture (HMJV) has been awarded a £400m contract by the UK’s National Grid for £1bn London Power Tunnels (LPT2) project.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed two agreements to provide €66m ($73.2m) to a French corporate and investment bank Natixis to co-finance the construction of two solar photovoltaic projects in Spain.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has approved a €100m ($110.6m) loan to the Flemish wastewater treatment company Aquafin to support the improvement of wastewater treatment facilities in Flanders.
Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) has agreed to provide a loan of €30m for Norwegian utility Sogn og Fjordane Energi for the construction of a new 47MW hydropower plant in Østerbø, Norway.
German electric utility E.ON has announced plans to construct a biomass power plant on a paper mill site provided by UPM in Hürth, Germany.
French company EDF Renewables has awarded a contract to Saipem for the construction of the £1.8bn ($1.5bn) Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) wind farm offshore Scotland.
Spanish power firm Iberdrola has announced plans to build three solar plants in the Extremadura region of Spain, with a combined capacity of 400MW.
Greenlink Interconnector Limited, the developer of the 500MW interconnector between the UK and Ireland, has submitted planning applications for the subsea interconnector on both sides of the Irish Sea.
A joint venture of BAM Nuttall, Morgan Sindall and Balfour Beatty has announced that one of its two tunnel boring machines (TBMs) has become the first to break through the ground to complete a section of tunnel for the Thames Tideway Tunnel project, a new super sewer in London.
Construction support services provider Interserve has been selected by Yorkshire Water for the £1bn Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation, Control and Automation (MEICA) Frameworks for 2020-2025.
UK-based private utility company Southern Water has extended the contract terms with the joint venture of British construction firm Costain and MWH Treatment for AMP7 investment programme by another five years.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to provide €72.25m ($66m) to Beo Čista Energija, a special purpose vehicle (SPV) formed for the construction of new solid waste management facilities in Belgrade, Serbia.
Enel Green Power, a subsidiary of Italian energy company Enel, has broken ground on the 201MW Kolskaya wind farm located in the Russian region of Murmansk.
UK-based infrastructure firm Balfour Beatty has commenced the tunnelling work at the £19.6bn Hinkley Point C nuclear power station project in Somerset, UK.
UK-based construction company Balfour Beatty has received a £70m contract to deliver Overhead Line works in the west of Scotland, UK on behalf of utility firm Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission (SSEN Transmission).
SIMEC Atlantis Energy (Atlantis), the developer, owner and operator of sustainable energy projects, is planning to build what it claims to be the world’s first and largest data centre powered by ocean energy in Scotland.
German engineering services firm Siemens has secured a contract worth about €450m (£407m) from the special-purpose company Compagnie Electrique de Bretagne for the construction of a new combined-cycle power plant in France.
Syvab, a water utility company in Sweden’s Botkyrka Municipality, has selected Danish consulting engineering group Ramboll as main consultant for a new wastewater treatment plant with membrane bioreactor (MBR) technology.