AN organisation helping local businesses cash in on a new power station project in Somerset has appointed a business engagement manager. Sam Evans has been promoted to the post with Somerset Chamber of Commerce’s Hinkley Supply Chain. She has been instrumental in developing the local supply chain database for the Hinkley Point C scheme, which now comprises 3,800 Somerset and South West businesses. She will now take on a more senior operational role that includes the line management of the existing Hinkley Supply Chain Team, as well as a new apprentice currently being recruited.
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Ovivo Inc, which is based in Quebec, has won a new contract to build a water-intake screening system for the UK’s first new nuclear plant in three decades. Awarded by French power giant EDF Energy, the 27 million euro contract is part of the multi-billion-dollar Hinkley Point C nuclear project, currently under construction in south-west England.
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