Swiss construction company Implenia, in a joint venture with Hochtief, has won a €90m contract from Svenska Kraftnät (Swedish National Grid) for the Anneberg-Skanstull tunnel as part of the ‘City Link’ project to help improve the electricity supply in the Greater Stockholm region.
Edinburgh-based Brockwell Energy has achieved financial close on its Earls Gate Energy Centre (EGEC), an energy-from-Waste (EfW) facility in Grangemouth, Scotland.
Tideway, the offshore division of DEME, has completed the installation of 467km export cable at Ørsted’s Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm in the UK.
Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) and Norwegian energy group E-CO Energi Holding have signed a long-term loan agreement of NOK1.8bn (€185m) to finance the construction of three hydroelectric power stations and the expansion of an existing power plant in Norway.
Dredging International, GeoSea and Tideway – subsidiaries of Belgian company Dredging, Environmental and Marine Engineering (DEME), have won contracts worth €500m for the 487MW SeaMade Offshore Wind Farm in Belgium.
Enel Green Power España (EGPE), the renewable energy division of Spanish electric utility company Endesa, has begun construction on three solar plants in the Province of Badajoz in the Spanish region of Extremadura.
A consortium, comprising Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) and NKT, has won a €250m contract from German transmission system operator 50Hertz for the installation of export cable for the Ostwind 2 offshore grid connection in the Baltic Sea.
British independent energy regulator Ofgem has selected Diamond Transmission Partners as the preferred bidder to own and operate the high-voltage transmission link to the Galloper offshore wind farm for the next 20 years.
German energy company E.ON, in a joint venture with Swiss investment manager Credit Suisse Energy Infrastructure Partners (CSEIP), will construct a 475MW onshore wind farm at Nysäter in Sweden.
UK-based construction company J Murphy & Sons has secured a contract from Irish Water to design, construct and commission a covered storage reservoir at Stillorgan, which will safeguard the drinking water supply for 200,000 people in south Dublin.
The UK government has launched its first Energy Investment Portfolio worth £5bn, under which energy and infrastructure projects across the country will be promoted to global investors as part of a new portfolio of opportunities.
Toshiba has decided to wind up NuGeneration (NuGen), a subsidiary formed for the construction of a nuclear power plant on the West Cumbria coast in northwest England, and withdraw from the project.
Endesa's renewable energy division Enel Green Power España (EGPE) has begun construction on three solar plants with an overall capacity of nearly 127MW in Spain.
CityFibre, an alternative provider of wholesale fibre network infrastructure in the UK, has announced a £2.5bn investment plan to expand its full-fibre network in the country.
A joint venture between Galliford Try and Black & Veatch has secured a contract from the Environment Agency to design and build an improved flood defence scheme at Burton-on-Trent in Staffordshire, UK.
Italian oil and gas industry contractor Saipem has secured offshore E&C contracts worth about $400m in Azerbaijan, the North Sea and the Republic of Congo.
Enel Green Power España (EGPE), Endesa’s renewable energy company, has begun construction on three wind farms in the municipalities of Muniesa and Alacón, in the region of Aragon’s Teruel province, Spain, for a total capacity of 128MW.
Borealis, which provides solutions in the fields of polyolefins, base chemicals and fertilizers, has decided to establish a world-scale propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant at the existing production site in Kallo (Antwerp), Belgium.
Eggborough Power has secured planning permission from the government for the construction of a new 2,500MW gas-fired power plant at Eggborough near Selby in North Yorkshire, UK.
The Van Oord-Hellenic Cables consortium has secured a contract from Dutch transmission system operator TenneT to supply and install sea and land cables to connect the Hollandse Kust (South) Alpha offshore wind farm to the grid.