Firm will provide engineering services on power station in Nottinghamshire

Kier Construction has won a £100m contract from EDF Energy.

The company said it would provide civil and engineering services on a 1,300MW combined-cycle gas turbine power station at West Burton in Nottinghamshire.

Work on the UK plant is due to start immediately and is scheduled for completion in October 2010.

Kier said the win “augments its position as a leader in the delivery of energy infrastructure”.