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E-Mobility Power System Integration Symposium

E-Mobility Power System Integration Symposium

From 15-19 October 2018, the Grid Integration Week featuring the 2nd E-Mobility Power System Integration Symposium as well as the 8th Solar and 17th Wind Integration Workshops will take place in Stockholm. On this occasion our network experts will report upon the effects of decentralized generation and charging infrastructure to the distribution grids.

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WindEnergy Hamburg 2018

WindEnergy Hamburg 2018

The world’s leading expo for wind energy will be held in Hamburg, Germany, from 25 to 28 September 2018. You can visit us in Hall A4, Booth 301.08. We would be happy to arrange a meeting with you at our booth in advance.

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Morocco’s biggest CSP complex now on stream

Morocco’s biggest CSP complex now on stream

With its third CSP power plant now connected to the grid, the “Ouarzazate” thermal solar power plant complex has attained its designated total power capacity of 510 MW. On 15 August 2018, the steam turbine generator set of Noor 3 Solar Tower Power Plant began feeding into the Moroccan power grid. Fichtner served as Independent Engineer for all three of the CSP plants.

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Record-breaking wind power tariff in Saudi Arabia

Record-breaking wind power tariff in Saudi Arabia

Successful bid opening in Saudi Arabia’s first wind tender. The wind power tariffs offered by the four bidders range from 2.13 to 3.39 US cents/kWh, clearly demonstrating the competitiveness of wind energy in the region. In the coming weeks, Fichtner will be helping the ministry responsible to evaluate the bids.

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Bidding process begins for energy storage project in Jordan

Bidding process begins for energy storage project in Jordan

With 25 qualified bidders, the bidding process for a trailblazing 30 MW / 60 MWh electrical energy storage project in Jordan began on 6 July 2018. It will be the largest of its kind in the Middle East and will have a revolutionary contract concept. Fichtner is supporting the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources with the bidding process and subsequent selection of the preferred bidder.

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EU Clean Energy Study Tour

EU Clean Energy Study Tour

On the initiative of EU GCC Clean Energy Technology Network, representatives of energy authorities from the Gulf region visited Germany to exchange experiences gained with clean energy technologies and applications. Fichtner organized the one-week tour of Germany including six site visits.

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Jordan’s biggest solar PV power plant comes on stream

Jordan’s biggest solar PV power plant comes on stream

With the start-up of Quweira 103 MW Photovoltaic Power Plant in the south of the country, the Jordanian government took a further step in implementing its ambitious renewable energies development plan. Acting as Owner’s Engineer, Fichtner provided assistance to the project.

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World’s Cheapest Solar Power Tariff in Saudi Arabia

World’s Cheapest Solar Power Tariff in Saudi Arabia

ACWA Power has won a 300 MW photovoltaics tender with a record tariff of the equivalent of 2.34 US cents/kWh. Fichtner is assisting the ministry responsible in implementing the country’s first PV and wind IPP projects.

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Inauguration of Mesihovina Wind Farm

Inauguration of Mesihovina Wind Farm

Bosnia-Herzegovina’s first wind farm was officially inaugurated on 14 March 2018. Fichtner assisted JP Elektroprivreda HZHB, a state-owned power utility company, with the planning, construction and grid connection of this 50.6 MW wind farm consisting of 22 Siemens turbines.

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Contract Award

Contract Award

TenneT has awarded Fichtner, together with two other companies, with contracts for the maintenance of onshore and offshore converter station components and AC power transmission systems in the North Sea.

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First ignition for Europe's most powerful rocket engine, the Vulcain 2.1

First ignition for Europe's most powerful rocket engine, the Vulcain 2.1

For the first time, the German Aerospace Center (DLR) tested the new main engine of the future European launcher Ariane 6. Fichtner supports DLR with the necessary modifications to its test stand P5.

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Fichtner Office Mexico

Fichtner Office Mexico

Fichtner opens a branch office in Mexico City in early 2018. This is our 5th branch office in Latin America.

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C/sells − Showcase for smart grids of the future

C/sells − Showcase for smart grids of the future

Energy transition: Together with more than 60 partners, we are working on the C/sells demonstration project to test the system of the future which consists of autonomous cells.

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Offshore wind energy

Offshore wind energy

Challenging management of offshore wind power projects – an interview with our wind energy expert, Markus Schüller.

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Early completion: Hydropower plant in Vietnam

Early completion: Hydropower plant in Vietnam

The third and final unit of the 1200 MW Lai Chau Hydropower Plant in Vietnam went into operation six months ahead of schedule.

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Project Examples

The Fichtner Group’s engineering and consultancy expertise is in demand for realization of complex projects. What we undertake for our clients on a daily basis is illustrated by the following examples.