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K2 Management supports investor John Laing with fourth acquisition mandate in 2018

2 January 2019

International infrastructure investor, John Laing, this week completed the acquisition of 57.6 MW Cherry Tree Wind Farm in Victoria, Australia with technical due diligence support from K2 Management.

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John Laing to develop the 57.6MW Cherry Tree Wind Farm in Victoria

20 December 2018

John Laing, the international originator, active investor and manager of infrastructure projects, has today acquired from Infigen 100% of the 57.6 MW Cherry Tree Wind Farm project in Victoria, Australia and has reached financial close.

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Nexans and Marais Laying Technologies Australia unite their forces for the construction of the largest onshore wind farm in Australia

10 December 2018

  • Nexans and Marais Laying Technologies Australia, a Tesmec Group subsidiary, have partnered in a consortium to provide a complete collector cable service for Australia’s Stockyard Hill Wind Farm;
  • The consortium has been awarded a contract worth over 12 million euros (around 20 million AUD) by the project’s contractor SNC-Lavalin to design, manufacture, supply, install and test 275 km of 33 kV collector cables for the 530 MW onshore wind farm that will be the largest in the Southern Hemisphere;
  • The project relies on a unique design methodology for wind and solar farm collector networks developed to boost cost savings of the wind farm and supported by Nexans Research Center of Lyon;
  • Trenching and laying of the 33 kV power cables, fiber optics and earthing cables for the first collector group of 13 turbines were started by Marais Laying Technologies Australia in the fourth quarter of 2018.
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Financial Close drives next phase at Lincoln Gap wind farm

10 December 2018

Nexif Energy announced Financial Close and Notice to Proceed with expansion of Lincoln Gap Wind Farm in South Australia

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International infrastructure investor, John Laing, this week completed the acquisition of 57.6 MW Cherry Tree Wind Farm in Victoria, Australia with technical due diligence support from K2 Management.

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Business & FinanceMORE ❯

John Laing, the international originator, active investor and manager of infrastructure projects, has today acquired from Infigen 100% of the 57.6 MW Cherry Tree Wind Farm project in Victoria, Australia and has reached financial close.

MORE ❯
Business & FinanceMORE ❯
  • Nexans and Marais Laying Technologies Australia, a Tesmec Group subsidiary, have partnered in a consortium to provide a complete collector cable service for Australia’s Stockyard Hill Wind Farm;
  • The consortium has been awarded a contract worth over 12 million euros (around 20 million AUD) by the project’s contractor SNC-Lavalin to design, manufacture, supply, install and test 275 km of 33 kV collector cables for the 530 MW onshore wind farm that will be the largest in the Southern Hemisphere;
  • The project relies on a unique design methodology for wind and solar farm collector networks developed to boost cost savings of the wind farm and supported by Nexans Research Center of Lyon;
  • Trenching and laying of the 33 kV power cables, fiber optics and earthing cables for the first collector group of 13 turbines were started by Marais Laying Technologies Australia in the fourth quarter of 2018.
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Nexif Energy announced Financial Close and Notice to Proceed with expansion of Lincoln Gap Wind Farm in South Australia

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11 Oct | New Wind Farm Developments Bring Jobs To Geelong

Two new wind farm developments supported by the Andrews Labor Government’s Victorian Renewable Energy Targets (VRET) reverse auction are delivering new industries and jobs for Geelong.

11 Sep | More Renewable Energy To Drive Down Power Prices

Victoria’s first renewable energy auction will generate more than 900 megawatts (MW) of new clean energy, driving down energy prices for Victorian families.

20 Dec | John Laing to develop the 57.6MW Cherry Tree Wind Farm in Victoria

John Laing, the international originator, active investor and manager of infrastructure projects, has today acquired from Infigen 100% of the 57.6 MW Cherry Tree Wind Farm project in Victoria, Australia and has reached financial close.

10 Dec | Nexans and Marais Laying Technologies Australia unite their forces for the construction of the largest onshore wind farm in Australia

  • Nexans and Marais Laying Technologies Australia, a Tesmec Group subsidiary, have partnered in a consortium to provide a complete collector cable service for Australia’s Stockyard Hill Wind Farm;
  • The consortium has been awarded a contract worth over 12 million euros (around 20 million AUD) by the project’s contractor SNC-Lavalin to design, manufacture, supply, install and test 275 km of 33 kV collector cables for the 530 MW onshore wind farm that will be the largest in the Southern Hemisphere;
  • The project relies on a unique design methodology for wind and solar farm collector networks developed to boost cost savings of the wind farm and supported by Nexans Research Center of Lyon;
  • Trenching and laying of the 33 kV power cables, fiber optics and earthing cables for the first collector group of 13 turbines were started by Marais Laying Technologies Australia in the fourth quarter of 2018.

17 Oct | Genesis and Tilt Renewables announce plan for Waverley Wind Farm

Genesis and Tilt Renewables today announce they intend to partner in the development of the Waverley Wind Farm.

08 Oct | Macquarie Group invests into the Asian Renewable Energy Hub, which has expanded to over 11 GW and has achieved Lead Agency Status

Macquarie Group has agreed to provide development capital to the Asian Renewable Energy Hub and join the project consortium alongside Intercontinental Energy, Vestas and CWP Energy Asia.

30 Oct | New technology to be trialed to protect eagles at Cattle Hill Wind Farm

Goldwind Australia announced today that it will be installing the innovative IdentiFlight® aerial monitoring and detection technology system as one of the key initiatives to mitigate Tasmanian Wedge-tailed Eagle impacts at Cattle Hill Wind Farm in the Central Highlands of Tasmania.

02 Jan | K2 Management supports investor John Laing with fourth acquisition mandate in 2018

International infrastructure investor, John Laing, this week completed the acquisition of 57.6 MW Cherry Tree Wind Farm in Victoria, Australia with technical due diligence support from K2 Management.

10 Dec | Financial Close drives next phase at Lincoln Gap wind farm

Nexif Energy announced Financial Close and Notice to Proceed with expansion of Lincoln Gap Wind Farm in South Australia

03 Dec | National Environmental Approval Secured for Billion Dollar 800 MW Clarke Creek Wind Farm in Central Queensland

Director of Lacour Energy, Mark Rayner, said State and National planning approvals have been secured for the Clarke Creek Wind Farm and it is now being prepared for construction to commence in 2019.

26 Oct | First Three Foundations Poured for Goldwind’s Moorabool Wind Farm

Goldwind Australia has celebrated a key project milestone for Moorabool North wind farm.

13 Jul | First in Australia: Tilt Renewables chooses Greenbyte for data management

Tilt Renewables has selected Greenbyte Energy Cloud, the cutting-edge service for wind farm management and data analysis.

06 Dec | White Rock Wind Farm Announces Recipients for the First Annual Community Fund Round

White Rock Wind Farm announced today that it will be supporting 24 projects within the local community for the inaugural round of its annual $175,000 Community Fund.

06 Jun | Mammoet gears up to meet growing demand in Australian wind market

Currently, wind farms in Australia are being installed at an even greater scale in order to generate more electricity to meet the renewable power targets set by the Australian government. Hub heights and therefore rotor blades, nacelles and tower sections are all growing taller, which subsequently requires larger cranes to carry out installation. Mammoet is welcoming another new LG1750 crane to its existing Australian fleet to help meet the demands of a fast-growing Australian wind market.

10 Dec | Senvion converts 86 MW of Australian wind farm into firm order

Senvion has secured the Notice to Proceed with the construction of Stage 2, adding 86 MW to Nexif Energy's Lincoln Gap Wind Farm near Port Augusta in South Australia. Construction of Stage 1 is well underway and will feature 35 Senvion turbines. Stage 2 will see an additional 24 turbines installed and operating by mid-2020 adding 86 MW of generating capacity to the project.

14 Nov | Vestas wins largest project in Victoria’s Renewable Energy Auction with the first V150-4.2MW turbines in Australia

Vestas has received its first Australian order for the largest turbine in its product line, the V150-4.2MW.

19 Sep | Senvion secures long-term service contract extension in Australia

Further cooperation confirms success of strategic focus on service maintenance

12 Jul | Vestas to deliver 112 MW turnkey solution for Palisade’s Granville Harbour Wind Farm, will power more than 46,000 Tasmanian households

Australian-based Palisade Investment Partners Limited (Palisade) has placed a 112 MW turnkey order with Vestas for the Granville Harbour Wind Farm in Tasmania, Australia.