San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) announced today that more than 1,000 megawatts (MW) of renewable power is being delivered to the San Diego region made possible by the Sunrise Powerlink transmission line.
Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX)(TSX:ABX) today announced that the company will initiate procedures to suspend operations at the Lumwana copper mine in Zambia following the passage of legislation that raises the royalty rate on the country's open pit mining operations from six percent to 20 percent.
CB&I (NYSE: CBI) today announced it has been awarded a contract renewal valued at approximately $80 million by a leading producer of high-performance specialty materials products for long-term maintenance, operations, engineering and other industrial services at multiple manufacturing facilities throughout the U.S.
Renova Energia has awarded Pöyry with the consulting services assignment to establish a Project Management Office function for their wind power investments in Brazil. The assignment includes the design of general project management processes based on market best practice and Pöyry's expertise in implementing large projects, enabling consistent and high quality project delivery.
Leighton Holdings’ global mining contractor, Thiess, has been awarded a new $250 million contract by Jellinbah Resources to operate the Jellinbah Plains open-pit, part of the Jellinbah East coal mine near Blackwater in Central Queensland.
Hatch was retained by Mainstream Power to provide Owner’s Engineer services, and subsequently retained by Bayern LB to provide Lender’s Engineer services, at the Oldman II wind farm near Pincher Creek, Alberta, Canada.
Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) today announced an agreement to establish a joint venture between Peabody's Wambo Open-Cut Mine and Glencore's United Mine in New South Wales, Australia. The joint venture is expected to deliver significant synergies by improving productivity, lowering costs and extending mine life.
Khalid A. Al-Falih,President and CEO,Saudi Aramcocalled for greater integration, innovation and collaboration across the region's petrochemicals industry to unlock its potential and drive a ‘golden decade’ of economic growth and job creation.
CB&I (NYSE:CBI) today announced it has been awarded a contract renewal valued at more than $100 million by Arizona Public Service (APS) for maintenance and modification services for APS's fleet-wide fossil power generation facilities in Arizona and New Mexico. The award is an extension of CB&I's existing scope of work relating to outage, non-outage, operations and maintenance and capital projects.
Vale informs that it has obtained the operating license (LO) to expand its N4WS mine pit located in Carajás, Brazil. The installation license was not required in this case since it refers only to the extension of a mine operation.