12 march 2018
Macedonia’s Electric Transmission System Operator (MEPSO) has announced a call for tender over the construction of four new 100 km (100kV) transmission lines, BalkanEngineer.com learned.
“The tender is open until mid-April and includes the construction of transmission lines on the already existing routes Bitola 1-Prilep, Skopje 4-Veles, Stip-Ovce Pole and Veles – Ovce Pole, which are over 50 years old. The construction works are expected to be completed by the end of 2020”, MEPSO stated.
The total cost of the project is EUR 14 million. It is a part of Macedonia’s investment cycle worth over EUR 50 million for the revitalization and development of the transmission network, which aims to support the Macedonian economy with the involvement of local companies and experts.
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In 2018 Goodmills Bulgaria will invest BGN 1 million in additional funds for modernization and safety improvements, BalkanEngineer.com learned.
The Italian company GLM plans new investments in Zrenjanin, Serbia. The company intends to hire between 150 and 350 new employees.
The EBRD will provide EUR 60 million to Transgaz, for the building of the Romanian section of the new Eastern European gas pipeline.
On March 1st, 2018, the innovation organization InnoEnergy began the reception of applications for the competition “PowerUp!”.