Actavo UK is delighted to announce that it has been awarded the Scaffolding and Access Contract for the SSE Keadby 2 Power Station. As part of the design and build element of the project, Siemens ran a very competitive tendering process.
Actavo UK, which is part of the Actavo Group was appointed with a 15-month contract as a result of its expertise and safety culture. In order to deliver a safe and in-programme project, Actavo UK will recruit up to 60 scaffolding personnel from the local and surrounding area. The construction contract may be extended to undertake significant commissioning and maintenance works.
“Actavo is delighted to win this prestigious contract with Siemens. This is great news for the local area, and it will generate employment. This significant investment highlights the continued confidence from Siemens in our team’s offering. Actavo looks forward to delivering a best-in-class service that is based on a safe, in-programme and within budget delivery.”
Ron EllisManaging Director, Actavo Industrial Solutions
“It is very important to us that the Keadby project uses UK companies and contracts where possible, and we are delighted to award this contract to Actavo. Keadby 2 will provide a positive economic boost to Lincolnshire and surrounding economy and we are pleased Actavo will look to recruit from the local area to complete the work.”
Ralf BelkaGeneral Site Manager, Keadby 2, Siemens Gas and Power
In May 2018, SSE partnered with Siemens to introduce first-of-a-kind, high efficiency gas-fired generation technology. Keadby 2 was first granted planning consent in 1993 and has sought a number of variations since that time to accommodate improvements in technology.