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E.ON Commissions Large Scale Wind And Solar Projects In The US

SOURCE: E.ON | 18 December 2014

With the commissioning of two renewables projects E.ON is strengthening its position in the U.S. market for green energy. Both the start of commercial operation of the onshore wind farm Grandview I in the Texas Panhandle and of the Fort Huachuca Solar Plant in Arizona occurred in a single week.

Balfour Beatty Completes Acquisition Of £164m Offshore Transmission Project In Thanet, UK

SOURCE: Balfour Beatty | 18 December 2014

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, announces today that it has reached financial close and completed the acquisition of the £164 million Thanet offshore transmission project (OFTO) in the UK. Balfour Beatty will invest over £20 million of equity.

AREVA Launches Ground-Breaking Solution To Improve The Reliability Of Nuclear Power Plant Secondary Systems

SOURCE: AREVA | 18 December 2014

AREVA has developed an innovative technology to prevent the corrosion of the secondary systems of nuclear power plants through the application of a protective film on the inner surfaces. This solution reinforces the long-term reliability of these structures and contributes to extending the duration of reactor operations.

Continued Funding Confirmed For CB&I MOX Project

SOURCE: CB&I | 17 December 2014

CB&I (NYSE: CBI) is pleased to report the U.S. Congress' continued funding for the Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility (MOX) project located at the Savannah River Site near Aiken, South Carolina. Congress' 2015 omnibus bill calls for $345 million for continued construction of the MOX project and ensures that the funding must be used for continued construction of the facility in fiscal year 2015.

Pöyry Awarded Framework Agreement As A-Supplier To Vattenfall

SOURCE: Pöyry | 16 December 2014

Pöyry and Vattenfall Nordic have signed a new framework agreement for technical consulting and engineering services. The A-supplier agreement spans between 2015-2017 with an optional extension of one year.

Historic Plant Vogtle Expansion Marks Year Of Progress

SOURCE: CB&I | 15 December 2014

CB&I (NYSE: CBI) On Thursday, Dec. 11, Georgia Power and construction partners Westinghouse and CB&I joined community leaders and project workers at a special event to mark a year of progress at the historic expansion of Plant Vogtle near Waynesboro, Ga.

AREVA Awarded Contract For The Supply Of Incore Instrumentation And Control For Four Reactors Under Construction

SOURCE: AREVA | 15 December 2014

The AREVA – BRIC(1) consortium has signed an agreement with the Chinese utility China Nuclear Power Engineering (CNPEC) for the supply of the incore instrumentation for the Yangjiang and Hongyanhe reactors 5 and 6 in China.

CB&I Announces Placement Of CA05 Module

SOURCE: CB&I | 12 December 2014

CB&I (NYSE:CBI) today announced the placement of the CA05 structural module for the V.C. Summer Unit 2 nuclear island.

Grontmij Wins E.ON Nordic Framework Agreement For Engineering Services

SOURCE: Grontmij | 11 December 2014

De Bilt – Grontmij, a listed consulting & engineering company with a strong European presence, has been appointed by E.ON Nordic to deliver a broad range of engineering services under a new framework agreement. Grontmij will help E.ON to further improve energy production and supply to almost one million customers in Sweden and Denmark.

ÅF Wins Framework Agreement As A-Supplier To Vattenfall

SOURCE: ÅF | 11 December 2014

ÅF and Vattenfall have signed a new three-year A-supplier agreement that spans 2015-2017 with an optional one year extension. The volume of this contract is estimated at about SEK 500 million over three years.