April 10 (Renewables Now) - Finnish consulting and engineering firm Poyry Plc (HEL:POY1V) has won the owner's engineering services assignment for a 16-MW wind project in Thailand’s Mukdahan province.
The contract was awarded to Poyry by Thai power producer B.Grimm Power PCL (SET:BGRIM) and concerns the Bo Thong Wind Farm project. It covers engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) bid evaluation and negotiations, energy yield assessments, project management and design review, as well as site monitoring during construction and commissioning.
The wind park should be up and running in September 2020.
B.Grimm Power has set a goal to add 635 MW of capacity to its existing 1,082 MW by the end of 2021. This is the seventh owner's engineering contract it has awarded to Poyry since 2010, according to the announcement.