Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

Wood Wins Key Strategic Role on Hinkley Point C Project

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 4/11/2019, Location: Europe

Wood has secured a new contract to provide a construction design management advisor service for the Hinkley Point C new build nuclear power station project in the UK.

This gives Wood a key strategic role in the project’s Technical Management and Acceptance team, which is responsible for implementing construction regulations and managing design risk assessments.

Effective immediately, the contract with station developers EDF Energy will see Wood engineers working to help mitigate design risks and prepare for site implementation, achieving safety through design, better value for money and greater efficiency.

Bob MacDonald, CEO of Wood’s Specialist Technical Solutions business, said: “We are looking forward to working with EDF Energy on another aspect of this project which is so vital to the UK’s future energy security. Our nuclear business has played a key role in every UK nuclear new build and this contract supports our strategy to increase our involvement at Hinkley Point C, where we already provide safety case and engineering support, equipment qualification services in several key areas, and are sole suppliers for independent verification of ultrasound inspections on safety critical components.”

Engineering News in United Kingdom >>

Saudi Arabia >>  7/18/2019 - L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering Limited (LTHE) has been awarded another Mega project in the Marjan Field by Saudi Aramco. The Saudi company’s trust on LT...
China >>  7/10/2019 - CNOOC China Limited, CNOOC Limited subsidiary, has signed a Cooperation Framework Agreement with China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation ("Sinopec Corp...

United Arab Emirates >>  7/3/2019 - Zentech, a major provider of engineering, front-end engineering designs, construction & project management services, has been selected by Adnoc Drilli...
United Kingdom >>  1/29/2019 - Subsea technology company, Rovco has formed an invested partnership with Global Marine Group (GMG) an innovative market leader in offshore engineering...

Related Categories: Consultancy  Engineering  FEED  General  Maintenance and Repair  Process Technology Licensing  Production Engineering  Project & Resource Management 

Related Articles: Consultancy  Engineering  FEED  General  Maintenance and Repair  Process Technology Licensing  Production Engineering  Project & Resource Management 


United Kingdom Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 |

More News

Related Links

Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright © Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Terms of Service - Privacy Policy.