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Black & Veatch has been hired by China Machinery Engineering Corporation (CMEC) and Wyre Power to help achieve planning consent for the proposed Wyre Combined Cycle Project.
Murphy acquires Carillion's UK power businessSubscription
Murphy has bought Carillion’s UK power business for an undisclosed fee, less than a month after the collapse of the construction giant.
The developer behind the planned £10bn Wylfa nuclear power plant in Anglesey has brought in EDF’s generation development director to lead its nuclear operations team.
The Welsh government has promised “a substantial investment” towards the construction of the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon in a bid to kickstart work on the much-delayed energy scheme.
Former Areva Projects boss Eric Chassard has been appointed as the project director for the construction of Hitachi’s £10bn Wylfa nuclear power plant in Anglesey.
Developments in the energy sector in the next 12 months will be influenced primarily by both advances in technology and changes in government policy.
When Hinkley Point C got the government green-light last year, business secretary Greg Clark heralded it as the “inauguration of a new era of UK nuclear power”.
CN takes an exclusive tour of the UK’s first new nuclear plant in a generation to find out what it takes to deliver a project of unprecedented scale and complexity.
What do concrete suppliers need to consider to help deliver the UK’s new generation of nuclear power plants?
Let’s start with the good news.
With a litany of profit warnings and now the threat that one of the UK’s biggest contractors could breach its banking covenants, Interserve’s problems have once again shown how mishandled contracts can bring a business to its knees.
The long-awaited government Clean Growth Strategy outlines the government’s plans for an innovative, low-carbon economy, including how to achieve the UK’s self-imposed carbon reduction targets up to 2030.
Murphy wins cabling deal for £2bn wind farmSubscription
Hinkley tunnels hit by concrete issue Subscription