- Design-build of a 10 km water transmission pipeline to supply the centre of Ho Chi Minh City, the economic capital of Vietnam
- Contract with a value of $69 million (€60 million)
Salini Impregilo has assisted in the inauguration of the Tokwe Mukosi dam, in the presence of President of Zimbabwe.
Rebuilt TBM will bore in La Ciotat, France to improve Access to Water Supply
Swiftly-Assembled Machine to bore Emergency Water Supply Tunnel
The island nation of Mauritius is getting a new dam for a water reservoir that will ensure supply of drinking water for the population. The last panel of the cut-off wall was constructed on 9 May 2015, almost exactly a year after work commenced for the EUR 35 million Bagatelle Dam Project. Reason enough for a small celebration, which Prof. Thomas Bauer, Chairman of the Management Board of Bauer AG, also took part in, along with the Chinese ambassador as well as representatives of the China International Water & Electric Corp., the project's main contractor.
In the U.S. state of Nevada, a machine from Herrenknecht has bored a tunnel for the Las Vegas water supply. In the process, new world records were set: the high-tech boring machine (Ø7.2 meter) had to withstand water pressure of 15 bar. The city draws its water from Lake Mead, the largest reservoir in the country. But its water level is dropping, the existing water intakes are at risk. In order to tap the water deep down in the lake in future, for three years the tunnel boring machine bored its way through extremely adverse ground conditions.
ILF Consulting Engineers was commissioned by South Oil Company (SOC) to provide the Front End Engineering Design (FEED) for the pipelines of the Common Seawater Supply Project (CSSP).
Spiecapag (Vinci Construction), a global specialist in onshore pipelines and oil & gas infrastructure, has won one contract in Australia and two in Colombia for the construction of two gas pipelines and one oil pipeline.
Arcadis (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the world's leading natural and built asset design & consultancy firm, today announced that its Brazilian subsidiary Arcadis Logos has signed two contracts with Sabesp, one of the largest water supply and waste water treatment firms in the world. One contract is valued at US$12,8 million, for a period of 2 years, the other at US$39 million for four years. Sabesp is the company responsible for providing water supply and wastewater treatment to 364 municipalities in the State of Sao Paulo (Brazil).
Vasco Rossi, the Italian rock star, has chosen Ridracoli Dam, built by Salini Impregilo and an excellent example of the balance between engineering and the environment, as the set for his latest video. Built by Impregilo (as part of the CORIDRA Consortium) between 1975 and 1982 in the upper valley of the Bidente River, in the Romagnol Apennines, in the province of Forlì-Cesena, the dam is the unique setting for the breathtaking video of "Come vorrei," (How I'd like), a song from "Sono innocente" (I'm innocent), the singer's latest record.
Contract: CC-89R: Water Supply Arrangements for Underground
The $50m Chaffey Dam safety upgrade and augmentation project in New South Wales (NSW) in Australia is underway.
Vinci Construction Grands Projets will take part in improving water supply in Phnom Penh by doubling the capacity of the water treatment plant in Niroth, located in the southern sector of the Cambodian capital.
The Queensland Resources Council has welcomed the state government’s decision today to proceed with a program of long-term leasing of certain electricity, port, rail and water supply infrastructure.
ILF Consulting Engineers, in collaboration with partners, will supervise the construction works for water infrastructure modernization measures in 28 towns in Georgia on behalf of the Municipal Development Fund of Georgia.
Parsons is pleased to announce that San Antonio Water System (SAWS) hosted a groundbreaking ceremony last week to kick off construction of its brackish groundwater desalination program. Event participants included SAWS trustees and San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro as well as other state and local dignitaries.