Azelio targets off-grid with new storage system

2019-05-22T13:11:18+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Bureau News|

New solution has been developed for coupling with a wider range of renewable sources. Azelio has adapted its thermal energy storage technology increasing its potential application. The system, which features a Stirling engine for dispatchable electricity production, has been developed for solar regions, especially areas where the grid is either [...]


2019-05-22T12:59:38+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Bureau News|

Bureau is pleased to be providing inspection resourcing services to the Karbala Oil Refinery in Iraq, through providing various disciplined inspectors for the manufacturing surveillance activities at various vendors across the UK. Based in the South Karbala region of Iraq, 100km from the capital Bagdad, the refinery started in 2014 [...]

Offshore wind time to shine for Port of Tyne

2019-05-21T12:27:09+00:00May 21st, 2019|Bureau News|

The Port of Tyne in north-east England is positioning itself to become an offshore wind port for future North Sea projects. The port is nearing the final phase of a £3m investment programme to infill Tyne Dock that will add 30 acres of deep-sea quayside. “The demolition of a number [...]

Outlook ‘rosy’ for wind power

2019-05-17T15:35:44+00:00May 17th, 2019|Bureau News|

The global outlook for both offshore and onshore wind is increasing positive, according to the latest WindEnergy trend:index (WEtix). It found that offshore sentiment in Asia, North America and Europe is strong, as well as the rest of the world, although the mood in Germany has stabilised compared with the [...]

Green Wind helps Albatros take flight

2019-05-16T14:39:46+00:00May 16th, 2019|Bureau News|

Siemens Gamesa has awarded a contract to Green Wind to organise and supervise electrical switching operations for the 16 turbines and transformer platform at EnBW's 112MW Albatros wind farm in the German North Sea. Berlin-based Green Wind said the project's entire network structure has also been mapped with its software [...]

Dutch nuclear plant makes space for solar

2019-05-14T16:54:47+00:00May 14th, 2019|Bureau News|

German renewables player Pfalzsolar will build and operate a 21MW solar plant on the Borssele nuclear power plant site in the Netherlands. Construction of the project will begin in the third quarter of this year. EPZ, the operator of the Borssele nuclear power plant in the province of Zeeland, initiated [...]

New website to support global expansion

2019-05-03T15:46:14+00:00May 3rd, 2019|Bureau News|

We are delighted to be continuing our success and expansion with a brand-new website. Our new site follows our recent relocation to support the growth of our business to modern new premises in Priory Park, Hessle. We have enjoyed year on year growth since being awarded the Queens Award for [...]

Brewing up global resource

2019-04-05T09:25:12+00:00April 4th, 2019|Bureau News|

Bureau UK is delighted to be supporting a global brewery organisation with the supply of critical resource for over 100 production plants worldwide. The Bureau Inspection team won a framework agreement in late 2018 to supply inspectors supporting the in-service and integrity work in countries including Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, South [...]

McDermott and BHGE secure Tortue work

2019-04-03T20:20:16+00:00April 3rd, 2019|Bureau News|

McDermott International, Inc. and Baker Hughes, a GE company, have announced today that they have been awarded subsea umbilicals, risers and flowlines (SURF) and subsea production system (SPS) equipment contracts by BP for the Greater Tortue Ahmeyim natural gas project, located offshore Mauritania and Senegal. BP, BHGE and McDermott are [...]

KCAD awarded new drilling contracts

2019-04-03T20:28:11+00:00March 25th, 2019|Bureau News|

Further to the announcement issued on 18 February, global drilling and engineering contractor KCA Deutag (“KCAD”) has announced the award of new contracts on the back of strong tendering activity in its land drilling business. These contracts, with a combined value of approximately US$54M, are for drilling operations in the [...]