(PRWEB) July 11, 2014
Advance, the joint venture between Balfour Beatty and MWH, has been selected as a Construction Delivery Partner for United Utilities AMP6 Capital Investment Programme.
Advance will be one of four Construction Delivery Partners working collaboratively with United Utilities to develop and deliver solutions for the company’s capital programme, covering the delivery of clean and waste water, infrastructure and non-infrastructure solutions which will support United Utilities customer promises.
Delivery Partners will start work on a Transition Investment programme in preparation for the start of AMP6 delivery, running from April 2015 to March 2020. The aim is that the delivery partners will build a long-term relationship with United Utilities with the potential for the contracts to be extended up to 2026.
MWH Treatment Managing Director, Rolfe Nuttall, added: “This award is a fantastic opportunity for MWH and Balfour Beatty to bring our complementary capabilities to the United Utilities programme. AMP6 and the TOTEX environment present new challenges for us all, and we look forward bringing the breadth and depth of MWH capability in delivering the best outcomes for United Utilities’ customers through collaboration and innovation.”
Balfour Beatty Gas & Water Managing Director, Craig McGilvray, said: “We’re very pleased to be an integral part of United Utilities AMP6 cycle with our partners MWH and look forward to working collaboratively with the other framework partners to drive efficiencies and ‘best in class’ customer service to support United Utilities to be a leading North West service provider and one of the best UK water and wastewater companies.”
About MWH Global
MWH Global is a strategic consulting, technical engineering, environmental and construction services firm leading the wet infrastructure sector. Offering a full range of services and innovative, award-winning solutions beginning in the initial planning phases through construction and asset management, we partner with our clients in multiple industries to implement projects and programs that focus on water, energy, natural resources and infrastructure. Our nearly 8,000 employees in 35 countries spanning six continents are dedicated to fulfilling our purpose of Building a Better World, which reflects our commitment to sustainable development. MWH is a private, employee-owned firm with a rich legacy beginning in 1820. For more information, visit our website at http://www.mwhglobal.com or connect with us on Twitter and Facebook.
About Balfour Beatty
Balfour Beatty is an international infrastructure group that delivers world class services essential to the development, creation and care of infrastructure assets; from finance and development, through design and project management to construction and maintenance.
Our businesses draw on more than 100 years of experience to deliver the highest levels of quality, safety and technical expertise to our clients principally in the UK and the USA, with developing businesses in Australia, Canada, the Middle East, South Africa and South East Asia.
With proven expertise in delivering infrastructure critical to support communities and society today and in the future, our key market sectors focus on infrastructure - transportation (roads, rail and aviation), power and energy, water, and complex buildings (both commercial and social).
Balfour Beatty employs 40,000 people around the world.