BAM Nuttall completes pontoon for RWE

A new pontoon built by BAM Nuttall has become fully operational at the Gwynt y Môr Offshore Wind Farm base at the Port of Mostyn in North Wales.

Cycling route funded by windfarm

The tourism fund associated with Gwynt y Môr Offshore Wind Farm is to support a new partnership to promote tourism facilities across the North Wales coast.

Balfour wins £346m wind farm contract

Ofgem has selected the Balfour Beatty Equitix Consortium as preferred bidder to own and operate the high voltage transmission links to the Gwynt y Môr wind farm off the North Wales coast.

Pier restoration fund given lottery boost

Simon Donohue

The Heritage Lottery Fund has provided a £594,900 first-pass development grant towards the £5m restoration of the grade 2-listed Victoria Pier in Colwyn Bay, North Wales.

North Wales wind farm begins to take shape

Simon Donohue

The first of 160 wind turbines has been installed at the North Wales Gwynt y Môr Offshore Wind Farm, the largest renewables project under construction by RWE npower renewables.

Ainscough targets Welsh wind energy market

Standish-based Ainscough Wind Energy Services, a subsidiary of Ainscough Crane Hire, has opened an office in Wales to serve the area's growing renewables market.

Chemicals firm fined £100k for ignoring HSE

A Deeside-based chemical company has been fined £100,000 after the Health & Safety Executive prosecuted it for failing to comply with three Improvement Notices aimed at preventing environmental damage from fire or explosion.