Posts Tagged ‘offshore’

Masdar to invest more than £525 million in Dudgeon offshore wind farm

Comments Off | 09-24-2014

Abu Dhabi-owned green energy giant Masdar has confirmed that it will invest £525 million for a 35% stake in the planned Dudgeon offshore wind farm, alongside Norweigan partners Statoil and Stakraft.
Based off the coast of north Norfolk, the wind farm is expected to support 450 jobs and bring hundreds of millions of pounds of investment

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£348 million warship contract delivers Clyde jobs boost

Comments Off | 08-12-2014

The offshore patrol vessels (OPVs), which will be used by the Royal Navy to undertake various tasks in support of UK interests both at home and abroad, will be built at BAE Systems’ shipyards in Glasgow.
Featuring a redesigned flight deck to operate the latest Merlin helicopters as well as increased storage and accommodation facilities, the OPVs

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Danny Alexander showcases over £15 billion of opportunities to invest in UK infrastructure

Comments Off | 07-22-2014

Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Danny Alexander MP, has launched a guide to investing in UK infrastructure at the Commonwealth Games Business Conference in Glasgow.
For the first time, this outlines 14 individual infrastructure programmes and projects worth over £15 billion that are open to investment, as well as explaining how the government is making it easier

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£111 million of work buoys UK’s boat support industry

Comments Off | 06-17-2014

Six UK companies will benefit from a 5-year contract that will involve support for 1,450 boats used by the Royal Navy, Royal Marines, British Army, and the Ministry of Defence (MOD) Police. They are:

Devonport Royal Dockyard Ltd, based in Bristol and Devonport
UK Docks Tyne Slipway and

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