WIP awards CCC Group Consortium Contract for Development of Nevis Geothermal Plant
Charlestown, Nevis (May 24, 2011) – West Indies Power (WIP) announced today, it has awarded the CCC Group Consortium an Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) Contract for the development of the Nevis Geothermal Plant . The Consortium is lead by the CCC Group Inc. of San Antonio, Texas and includes Turbo Care Inc (a subsidiary of Siemens Energy Inc.) of Chicopee, Massachusetts; Power Engineers Inc. of Haley, Idaho and Energy & Advanced Control Technologies, Inc. (EACT) of Saint Lucia, West Indies.
The contract is for the engineering, procurement, and construction of a 8.5MW net single flash power plant and related facilities, a 33 kv substation, 8 miles of buried electrical transmission cable between the Spring Hill Geothermal Plant and the existing NEVLEC Prospect Power Station with associated facilities.
The contract has a value of approximately USD$29MM and work is expected to begin at the Spring Hill, Nevis site in June/July of this year.
CCC Group, Inc. (www.cccgroupinc.com) is an international industrial general contractor with fabrication and engineering capabilities.
West Indies Power (WIP) is an independent power producer specializing in the development of geothermal energy in the Caribbean with geothermal development projects on Nevis/St. Kitts, Dominica, Saba and other Caribbean islands.