Hinkley Point C

Construction of the power station that will house the two nuclear reactors

Infrastructure Projects/Civil Engineering 

United Kingdom

General description

EDF has awarded Bouygues Construction subsidiary Bouygues Travaux Publics, working as part of a consortium with the British company Laing O'Rourke, the contract to construct the buildings that will house the two European Pressurized Reactor (EPR) nuclear reactors at Hinkley Point C in the UK. With a total capacity of 3.2 gigawatts, the Hinkley Point C plant will supply 7% of the UK's electricity consumption and provide electricity to over 5 million homes. 

 

Consortium

BYLOR (LAING O’ ROURKE/BOUYGUES TRAVAUX PUBLICS)

Project owner

EDF; CGN

Locations

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