July 2017 - Latest on Caithness Moray HVDC £1.1bn undersea energy link…Dredger clears seabed for 100-mile power cables

• Rocks and boulders have now been cleared from the seabed to make way for the two new high voltage direct (HVDC) cables that are due to be laid between Caithness and Moray. This is the first in a series of big offshore works due to be carried out on the project.
• The route for the cable was cleared by the Siem Ruby dredger(above), which used a specialist subsea boulder clearance plough. The same vessel is currently being used to create a trench for the line.

JANUARY 2017 - Iberdrola….New Commissions

First HJ commission with Iberdrola - HJ have been appointed by Iberdrola Engineering & Construction to provide an independent opinion and recommendations in relation to a series of potential civil works disputes they have with one of their contractors on a Renewables Windfarm project in Scotland.
Our scope involves a review of the claims, specifically the rules around civils method of measurement.

NOVEMBER 2016 - Roscommon AD Plant Tibohine, Ballaghaderreen, County Roscommon, Ireland

Hargreaves Jones (HJ) have been appointed by the parties for the Roscommon AD Project at Tibohine, Ballaghaderreen, County Roscommon, Ireland to provide contract, project management and administration advice in relation to the financing, construction and installation of the AD Facility for the generation of electricity.
The key deliverables can be summarised as follows
• Monitor the performance of the Project Team during the execution of the works at the Site.