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Construction of new Mekong dam to start this year
Laos gives green light to controversial US$2.3 billion Pak Beng hydropower project
Muskrat Falls power plant back on track
Astaldi says issues over timelines and finances have been resolved and work can continue on Canadian hydroelectric project
Ethiopia’s Gibe III RCC dam is world’s tallest
Salini-built roller-compacted concrete dam is inaugurated by country’s prime minister
Construction begins on world’s tallest dam
Italian firm Salini Impregilo breaks ground on Tajikistan’s 335 m Rogun Hydropower Plant
Amnesty enters Canadian dam argument
Human rights charity urges government to halt CAN$ 8.8 billion project and review environmental regulation
Salini set to build world’s tallest dam in Tajikistan
Italian contractor signs agreement for US$ 3.9 billion hydroelectric project
Dutch bank halts funding for Honduran hydro project following murders
Netherlands Development Finance Company suspends activities on Honduras dam scheme after two activists are murdered
Trevi tasked with saving failing Iraqi dam
Lapse in maintenance on Mosul dam, briefly held last year by Isis terrorists, has led to imminent danger of collapse, say engineers
Granite to update Texas dams
Contract worth US$ 72 million to build new structures on two 1940s flood prevention dams in the Houston area
Georgia win for Salini Impregilo
Italian contractor to design & build US$ 575 million hydroelectric project in Svaneti region on a five-year EPC contract
Colombian hydroelectric plant completion
Salini Impregilo has finished the US$ 450 million, 400 MW El Quimbo hydroelectric project in Huila, Colombia
Salini Impregilo completes Sogamoso hydro plant
Dam and generating house will supply 10% of Colombia’s electricity needs
Poland and Turkey contracts for Salini Impregilo
Italian group wins contracts to design and build section of S3 Expressway in western Poland, and civil works on Turkish hydroelectric plant
Underwater breaker challenge on the Cuyahoga
Komatsu carriers teamed with Atlas Copco breakers working under water helped RiverReach Construction remediate the Cuyahoga River in Ohio, USA
Panama Canal Authority rejects contractor complaints
PCA claims consortium’s threat to suspend work on Panama Canal expansion lacks legal basis and is not clear
Astaldi wins US$ 940 million hydroelectric contract
Italian contractor to build power house, intake and gated spillway for Muskrat Falls project, negotiating dam construction contract
Strabag wins contracts worth US$ 305 million
Infrastructure projects in Oman, Thailand and Brunei added to contractor’s order backlog
Comansas on hydro electric plant
Ibergru, Linden Comansa distributor in Portugal, has supplied 15 flat top tower cranes for the Baixo Sabor hydro electric plant project in Torre de Moncorvo
Record order for Costa Rica dam
Volvo has supplied 40 ADTs to the Costa Rican Electricity Institute for the construction of a new hydro-electric scheme on the Reventazón River.
Cemex supports Austrian hydroelectric project
Cement producer supplies 120,000m³ of ready-mixed concrete to €385 million Reissek II project
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