Engineering-Construction News

Waste Project Finished One Year Early

SOURCE: Costain | 23 April 2014

Costain has completed work on the refurbishment of Severn Trent Water (STW)’s Kineton waste water treatment plant near Coventry twelve months ahead of schedule.

Atkins Builds On Maersk Oil Relationship With Support Contract Win

SOURCE: Atkins | 23 April 2014

Atkins has been awarded an engineering support contract covering three of Maersk Oil’s UK assets in the North Sea.

Foster Wheeler Awarded Basic Engineering Contract For AngloGold Ashanti’s U.S. Cripple Creek And Victor Gold Mine

SOURCE: Foster Wheeler | 23 April 2014

Foster Wheeler AG (Nasdaq:FWLT) announced today that a subsidiary of its Global Engineering and Construction Group has been awarded a contract for basic engineering for the Squaw Gulch ADR2 project, a new adsorption, desorption and recovery (ADR) facility at AngloGold Ashanti (Colorado) Corp.’s Cripple Creek and Victor Gold Mining Company’s site in Teller, Colorado, U.S.

Baku Shipyard Secures First Major Contract From Shah Deniz

SOURCE: Keppel Corp. | 23 April 2014

Baku Shipyard LLC (Baku Shipyard) has secured a contract worth US$378 million from BP Exploration (Shah Deniz) Ltd, the operator of the Shah Deniz gas field development, to design and build a Subsea Construction Vessel (SCV).

MDM Awarded EPCM Contract To Execute Sibanye Gold’s Driefontein DP2 CIL Circuit Installation Plant

SOURCE: EPCengineer | 23 April 2014

MDM Engineering Group Limited, the minerals process and project management company focused on the mining industry, is pleased to advise that it has been awarded the EPCM contract for the execution of Sibanye Gold Limited’s Driefontein number 2 metallurgical plant (DP2) gold project.

BHP Billiton Opens Jimblebar Iron Ore Mine

SOURCE: BHP Billiton | 23 April 2014

BHP Billiton today celebrated the official opening of its new Jimblebar iron ore mine 40 kilometres east of Newman in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.

ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions Awarded Follow-Up Contract - Start-Up Planned For Fall 2016

SOURCE: ThyssenKrupp | 22 April 2014

The Hungarian fertilizer manufacturer Nitrogénmüvek Zrt. is extending its cooperation with plant engineering specialist ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions. A granulation plant with a capacity of 1,550 tons per year of ammonium nitrate (AN) or 1,960 tons per year of calcium ammonium nitrate (CAN) is to start operation in Pétfürdö, roughly 100 kilometers south west of Budapest, in fall 2016.

Aker Solutions And Baker Hughes Form Subsea Production Alliance

SOURCE: Aker Solutions | 22 April 2014

Aker Solutions ASA (OSE:AKSO) and Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) have agreed to form an alliance to develop technology for production solutions that will boost output, increase recovery rates and reduce costs for subsea fields.

Delivery Of Production, Utilities And Quarters (PUQ) Deck

SOURCE: Lamprell | 22 April 2014

Lamprell (ticker: LAM), a leading provider of diversified engineering and contracting services to the onshore and offshore energy industry, announces completion and delivery of a PUQ deck for the Golden Eagle Area Development (GEAD) in the North Sea to its client, Nexen Petroleum U.K. Limited and its GEAD co-venturers, on schedule and on budget.

Technip Wins Umbilical Contract For Kaombo Project In Angola

SOURCE: Technip | 18 April 2014

Technip announces that a consortium composed of Angoflex Ltda(1) (owned jointly with Sonangol) and DUCO Ltd(2), has been awarded a large(3) lump-sum contract by Total E&P Angola. The contract consists of the umbilical system part of the Kaombo project, located in Block 32 offshore Angola in water depths up to 2,000 meters.