EGP starts construction on Karusa, Soetwater wind farms in South Africa

6 Nov 2019 | Africa

Enel Green Power RSA (EGP RSA), the renewable subsidiary of Italian energy company Enel, has started construction on €400m ($446.1m) Karusa and Soetwater wind farms in South Africa.

TechnipFMC consortium wins contract for Rovuma LNG Project in Mozambique

9 Oct 2019 | Africa

A consortium comprising TechnipFMC, JGC, and Fluor has secured an EPC contract from Mozambique Rovuma Venture (MRV) for the Rovuma LNG production complex project in Cabo Delgado, Mozambique.

Atterbury breaks ground on $396m Castle Gate precinct in Pretoria

7 Oct 2019 | Africa

South Africa-based property management company Atterbury has broken ground on ZAR6bn ($396m) Castle Gate mixed-use precinct in Pretoria, South Africa.

AfDB approves $229m loans for highway expansion project in Kenya

4 Oct 2019 | Africa

The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has approved €209m ($229.1m) loans to fund the expansion of a highway that links major economic hubs in Kenya.

EIB, FMO to provide £85m for construction of two solar projects in Kenya

26 Sep 2019 | Africa

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and Dutch development bank FMO have agreed to provide $106m (£85m) in financing for the construction of 80MW Radiant and Eldosol solar projects in Kenya.

ATIP New Capital, ACUD to develop £16.3bn Entertainment District in Egypt

5 Sep 2019 | Africa

ATIP New Capital Entertainment (ATIP Entertainment) has won a contract from the Administrative Capital for Urban Development (ACUD) for a $20bn (£16.3bn) Entertainment District, spanning 4,256 acres, in Egypt’s New Administrative Capital, which has been under construction since 2015.

EBRD approves £207m loan for Lekela’s 250MW wind farm in Egypt

9 Aug 2019 | Africa

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has approved $252m (£207.4m) funding for the construction of Lekela Power’s new 250MW wind farm, West Bakr Wind, in the Gulf of Suez, Egypt.

AfDB approves £80m funding for Ethiopia-Djibouti transport corridor project

7 Aug 2019 | Africa

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has agreed to provide loan of $98m (£80.5m) to the government of Ethiopia to fund the first phase of the Ethiopia-Djibouti Road Transport Corridor Project.

Bombardier consortium wins £3.7bn contract to build two monorail lines in Egypt

6 Aug 2019 | Africa

Canadian manufacturing group Bombardier Transportation, in consortium with Orascom Construction and Arab Contractors, has signed a contract worth more than $4.5bn (£3.7bn) for the construction of two new monorail lines in Egypt.

Fluor wins EPCM contract from Cupric Canyon for Khoemacau project in Africa

31 Jul 2019 | Africa

American engineering and construction company Fluor has secured an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) contract from Cupric Canyon Capital for its Khoemacau copper and silver project in Botswana, Africa.

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