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Format: 02/10/2020
Format: 02/10/2020
2019.12 December 2019
Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Big Carl - The World's Largest Crane

Engineers and lifting specialists at Hinkley Point C worked through the night to successfully complete the first big lift by the world’s largest crane. The 250m tall “Big Carl” crane lifted a 170 tonne prefabricated part of the reactor’s steel containment liner into place at 4.30am on Weds (Dec 18). The lift had been carefully planned to take advantage of a small weather window last night.
Breathe is a leading Energy Services and Energy Performance Contracting organisation based in the UK.
Tuesday, December 17, 2019

EDF’s Imtech acquires Breathe, an Energy Performance Contractor

  • Imtech, a leading UK technical services engineering Group, is announcing the acquisition of Breathe, a reputable provider of Energy Performance Contracts.
  • This acquisition will support EDF’s commitment to helping more UK organisations achieve a sustainable low carbon future.
A third of people are turning to smart home tech to help with festive tasks
Monday, December 16, 2019

Over half of Brits suffer from F.A.D (Festive Anxiety Disorder)

Tis the season to be jolly – but the stress of Christmas preparations is leading Brits to suffer from F.A.D (Festive Anxiety Disorder) – with over half of those polled (61 per cent) admitting that seasonal stress is spoiling Christmas.

David Laird, after the London Marathon, for which he raised more than £4,000.
Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Torness team raise £22,000 for breast cancer charity

Employees at EDF Energy’s Torness power station have raised a fantastic £22,000 for Breast Cancer Now, the company’s national charity partner for the last three years.

Breast Cancer Now was chosen in 2016 as the company’s main charity partner following a national employee vote.

Dungeness B Station Director John Benn
Friday, December 6, 2019

Familiar face steps up to lead Dungeness B

EDF Energy has appointed John Benn as Station Director of Dungeness B power station.

John, who has been plant manager at Dungeness B for the past two years and has been Acting Station Director since October this year, was appointed this weekend (December 1).