Petrofac bags two new North Sea deals

2019-12-12T15:22:21+00:00December 12th, 2019|Bureau News|

Oilfield services provider Petrofac has secured two new framework agreements for the provision of engineering, procurement, construction, and commissioning (EPCC) services in the North Sea.  The first one, a three-year framework agreement awarded by EnQuest as part of a multi-contractor framework, covers EPCC services across the operator’s North Sea and [...]

ScottishPower makes UK solar move

2019-12-05T11:54:38+00:00December 5th, 2019|Bureau News|

New hybrid strategy will see PV and storage added to many of the company's existing onshore wind sites. ScottishPower is entering the solar energy market with plans to build photovoltaic projects with storage at the company's existing onshore wind sites in the UK. The new hybrid technology strategy aims to [...]

International expansion for global resourcing provider Bureau

2019-12-01T18:19:07+00:00November 29th, 2019|Bureau News|

Bureau, the leading provider of resourcing to the global energy sector is experiencing exciting expansion globally with the opening of a network of new office locations and appointment of key business personnel. Due to the continued success and growth of our inspection services business across a wide range of global [...]

Triton construction team finds home

2019-11-27T14:50:25+00:00November 27th, 2019|Bureau News|

Base opened at Grimsby’s Royal Dock in east England for 857MW offshore wind farm. The offshore construction services team for Innogy's 857MW Triton Knoll offshore wind farm has moved into new facilities at Grimsby’s Royal Dock in east England. The facility will be the headquarters for offshore construction, which is [...]

Bureau to provide quality assured resourcing to Triton Knoll

2019-11-22T16:54:21+00:00November 22nd, 2019|Bureau News|

Bureau is delighted to be working with Triton Knoll, an offshore windfarm project which will generate long-term renewable energy off the east coast of the UK. The project is owned by innogy Renewables UK and its partners J-Power and Kansai Electric Power. Under a framework agreement, Bureau work closely with the [...]

Vestas extends Kazakh wind ties

2019-11-20T13:27:23+00:00November 20th, 2019|Bureau News|

Danes will supply 14 V117-3.45MW turbines for the second phase of the Astana project. Vestas has secured a 48MW turbine order in Kazakhstan with local developer Tsatek Green Energy for the second phase of the Astana wind farm. The Danish manufacturer will supply, install and commission 14 V117-3.45MW machines equipped [...]

Biggest oil and gas find in Britain for over 40 years – and it’s in Yorkshire

2019-11-18T17:02:03+00:00November 18th, 2019|Bureau News|

Britain's dwindling energy reserves have received a major boost with the biggest onshore oil and gas discovery for more than 40 years. Rathlin Energy last week announced that its giant prospect near the village of West Newton in East Yorkshire – 25 miles from York – could be ‘one of [...]

Scots wind duo eyes Limekiln second helping

2019-11-12T21:57:13+00:00November 12th, 2019|Bureau News|

Infinergy and Boralex to submit plans next year for seven-turbine extension to consented Highlands wind farm. UK developer Infinergy and Canadian outfit Boralex have taken the wraps off of a seven-turbine extension to its consented 90MW Limekiln wind farm in the Scottish Highlands. The development duo is to file plans [...]

Wind2 breezes in for South Kilbraur

2019-11-11T14:47:20+00:00November 11th, 2019|Bureau News|

Welsh developer files plans for 28MW subsidy-free project in the Scottish Highlands. UK developer Wind2 has filed plans with Highland Council to build the 28MW South Kilbraur wind farm in northern Scotland. The subsidy-free project, located near Golspie in East Sutherland, consists of seven turbines with a maximum tip height [...]

Elecnor issues BRL-325m bond for new wind projects in Brazil

2019-11-05T21:53:27+00:00November 5th, 2019|Bureau News|

Spain’s Elecnor SA (BME:ENO) said Monday it placed a BRL-325-million bond (USD 81.1m/EUR 73.2m) on the Brazilian market through its wind power arm Enerfin to “boost” its wind farms in the South American country. The issuance is tied to the wind farm holding company, Ventos do Sul Energia, which runs [...]

Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline finally gets construction permit from Denmark

2019-10-30T20:15:07+00:00October 30th, 2019|Bureau News|

Following a number of delays, Danish authorities have granted a construction permit for the Nord Stream 2 offshore gas pipeline in the Baltic Sea.  Nord Stream 2 AG, a subsidiary of Russia’s Gazprom and operator of the Nord Stream pipeline, said on Wednesday it had obtained the permit to construct [...]