Pembina Pipeline and Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC) of Kuwait have executed a lump sum engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract with Canadian Kuwait Petrochemical (CKPC) for a petrochemical facility in Canada.
Gemma Power Systems, a subsidiary of Argan, has secured an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services contract from Harrison Power to build the 1.08GW Harrison Energy Center in Ohio, US.
US-based renewable energy company Pattern Energy Group has initiated construction work on the repowering of the Gulf wind project, located on the Gulf Coast in Kenedy County, Texas.
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 US Department of Energy (DOE) has selected Central Plateau Cleanup Company, an AECOM-led joint venture with Fluor and Atkins, for the Central Plateau Cleanup Contract (CPCC) at the Hanford Site near Richland, Washington.
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 Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved a $500m loan for two investment projects in Turkey.
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.
India-based solar EPC solutions provider Sterling and Wilson Solar (SWSL) has commenced construction on a 200MW solar project in Australia.
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.
US-based wood pellet producer Enviva Partners has secured approval from the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) to build a wood pellet facility in Sumter County.
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.
The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has approved $210m financing to the Federal Republic of Nigeria to fund the Nigeria Transmission Expansion Project (NTEP1) in a bid to improve the capacity and reliability of the country’s transmission grid.
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.
German chemical firm BASF has broken ground on a $10bn integrated petrochemical complex in China.
VINCI Construction Grands Projets, a construction engineering subsidiary of French concessions and construction company VINCI, has been selected by Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority to build a $200m water treatment plant in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
French energy giant Enel’s subsidiary Enel Green Power North America has commenced construction on the 299MW Aurora wind farm in North Dakota, US.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed a $180m financing agreement with Gulf PD Company to support the construction and operation of a 2,500MW combined cycle gas turbine power plant in Thailand.