UK construction firm exits energy from waste business

A UK construction company has announced it is exiting the energy from waste market. Interserve announced it is exiting the sector due to “unique challenges” in the industry. In May, the firm faced “a further deterioration” in a £146 million energy from waste contract for the construction of an energy gasification facility in Glasgow, which was hit by cost […]

Interserve bags multi-million contracts with ScottishPower

A support services and construction firm has won two multi-million pound contracts to upgrade existing overhead lines for ScottishPower. Located in Connahs Quay and Bangor, Interserve will refurbish around 40km of overhead line route for the two 132,000 volt power lines. It will upgrade steelwork and foundations on existing towers, change conductors, insulators and fittings […]

Interserve wins £146m deal for Glasgow recycling centre

A construction and support services firm has signed a £146million contract to build a recycling and renewable energy centre for Glasgow City Council. Interserve will build the centre at the council’s own site, which will include facilities for recycling and anaerobic digestion and energy recovery by gasification. The centre is expected to handle between 175,000 […]