Shanahan Engineering awarded multi-million £ construction contract by Tecnicas Reunidas for Teesside Plant

April 30, 2018

Dublin, IE – Shanahan Engineering has been awarded a multi-million pound contract by Tecnicas Reunidas for the erection of the Air Cooled Condenser at the Teesside biomass plant in Middlesbrough, UK.

At 299MW, when completed the Teesside biomass plant will be the largest purpose built dedicated biomass plant in the world. A team of local subcontractors and staff will be hired to support Shanahan Engineering’s efforts in executing this contract.

Lucrecio Ruiz of Tecnicas Reunidas said, “Shanahan Engineering’s unique experience of both global and UK power plant experience, alongside their tailored proposal, made them our first choice for this project.

“The bespoke Project Management and program expertise recommended by Shanahan Engineering not only meet our requirements, but they will also add significant value to our Teesside plant.”

James Greaney, Managing Director of Shanahan said, “We are thrilled to be awarded this project as it represents the start of a new and exciting relationship with Tecnicas Reunidas.

“The scope of work allows us to utilise our proven in-house processes and extensive capabilities to ensure we add maximum value to the customer’s contract execution. We will utilise a number of local resources, as well as using skilled, local sub-contractors for the work to ensure we deliver a high quality service.”


Notes to Editor

Shanahan Engineering is a world-class power generation company with over 30 years’ proven plant construction, consulting and construction management expertise. It has a proven track record of creating value for its customers and delivering innovative service solutions.  

Shanahan Engineering is an affiliate of EthosEnergy.

Tecnicas Reunidas is one of the main international engineering and construction companies in the sectors of production of oil and gas, petrochemical and power generation for a wide range of clients worldwide. Since 1960 it has designed and built over 1000 industrial plants in over 50 countries.

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