Kier BAM JV joint venture wins $160m nuclear contract in UK

A joint venture (JV) of British construction group Kier and BAM has won a GBP100m ($160m) contract from France’s EDF Energy to carry out site preparation works for the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station in Somerset, UK.

Kier Group chief executive Paul Sheffield said that the Kier BAM team is looking forward to support EDF in its plans to deliver the first new nuclear power station in the UK for over two decades, reports Energy Business Review.

The nuclear power station will meet 6 per cent of the UK's electricity needs and serve around five million homes.

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