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  • Omexom at European Utility Week 12-14th of November, Paris-Porte de Versailles

    Omexom at European Utility Week 12-14th of November, Paris-Porte de Versailles

    Join us at European Utility Week 2019! Booth E80 – Pavilion 1 SHOWCASING OUR INNOVATIONS & DEMOS On our booth, come & discover our demos’ corners such as Advanced grid automation, Fault location on distribution networks, utility pole assessment system and IP-MPLS.  An immersive training session in Virtual Reality will also be proposed and many keynotes presented by ...

  • We are Omexom – Portrait Movie Omexom UK & RoI

    We are Omexom - Portrait Movie Omexom UK & RoI

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c1drkOBXzDQ We are Omexom “What’s essential is that the guys come to work safe and go home safe each day”.  John is Overhead line Construction Manager for Omexom UK and ROI, discover more on his portrait video! Stay tuned for more stories from the Omexom network.

  • Omexom continues to contribute to the energy transition of Umeå, in Sweden

    Omexom continues to contribute to the energy transition of Umeå, in Sweden

    Increasing voltage and expanding the power grid in Umeå Municipality. A new construction of a 170/12 kV GIS substation with gas insulated 170 kV switchgear and a 12 kV switchgear.

  • Omexom sponsor of InMotion in the Netherlands

    Omexom sponsor of InMotion in the Netherlands

    Racing with a fully electric racecar during the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2023? That is something InMotion and sponsor Omexom want to achieve together! This week InMotion and Omexom signed the sponsor contract to seal this ambition together.  Laura Kemper – InMotion says: “Fast charging is too slow, it takes 40 to 100 times as ...

  • VINCI Energies acquires two Spanish companies: SISTEM Melesur Energía and SISTEM Infraestructuras y Operaciones EPC

    VINCI Energies acquires two Spanish companies: SISTEM Melesur Energía and SISTEM Infraestructuras y Operaciones EPC

    With this dual acquisition, VINCI Energies becomes a major player in the market for electricity generation, transmission, transformation and distribution services in Spain (including renewables), where it operates under its Omexom brand. VINCI Energies has just acquired two subsidiaries of the Andalusian company Grupo Solar Lighting, SISTEM Melesur Energía and SISTEM Infraestructuras y Operaciones EPC. With ...

  • New Corporate Movie

    New Corporate Movie

    Discover how Omexom delivers on the promise of the energy transition worldwide!  We are on the ground, living, breathing, locally sourcing the needs…for energy.  We are here, all the time, from production, transmission, transformation to distribution, from innovations to applications, from unknown territory to land of opportunity.  You will find us: firmly rooted in our communities, ready today ...

  • Omexom in Indonesia have completed the Sukadana 150kV Substation

    Omexom in Indonesia have completed the Sukadana 150kV Substation

    In April 2019 Omexom have completed the Sukadana 150kV Substation project on behalf of PLN, Indonesia’s national electrical utility company. This new facility has been built as part of a development program which will allow PLN to improve the electrification ratio in the West Kalimantan province. Omexom delivered this substation contract on a full EPC basis, in ...

  • Omexom Teaser Movie 2019

    Omexom Teaser Movie 2019

    In September, discover how Omexom delivers on the promise of the energy transition worldwide! All the time, from start to finish, from production, transmission to distribution, from innovations to applications, from unknown territory to land of opportunity: Omexom is on the field. We are the solution provider, system integrator, connector of visions and solutions. You ...

  • Omexom is exhibiting at the Elfack trade fair in Gothenburg from 7th-10th of May, 2019

    Omexom is exhibiting at the Elfack trade fair in Gothenburg from 7th-10th of May, 2019

    The electricity and energy industry is currently facing an exciting development phase and a significant transition phase. Where there are opportunities to pay attention to and question marks to straighten out.

  • Omexom will participate in the International Conference & Exhibition Africa 2019 in Namibia

    Omexom will participate in the International Conference & Exhibition Africa 2019 in Namibia

    AFRICA 2019 will be the third international conference focusing on water storage and renewable energy development in Africa, co-hosted by Aqua~Media International and the International Commission on Large Dams. The two main utilities, NamWater and NamPower, welcome international experts to come and exchange experience on key topics relating to water storage and renewable energy. Namibia ...

  • The professional role of electric power engineer

    The professional role of electric power engineer

    There is no doubt that there is a great need for electric power engineers when society becomes increasingly technologically advanced and Sweden’s population continues to increase; which, among other things, requires more transport, healthcare facilities and larger building areas. We have interviewed Linda Pettersson, HR manager at Omexom in Sweden, about the job as electric ...

  • Omexom builds tenth HV substation for TenneT

    Omexom builds tenth HV substation for TenneT

    High-voltage grid manager TenneT has commissioned Omexom in the Netherlands to enhance Eemshaven’s electricity grid so that it can transport renewable energy. The 8th of February, Nienke Homan, member of the Provincial Executive of Groningen, gave the go-ahead for the construction of a brand-new, 110-kV high-voltage substation at Eemshaven Midden. This high-voltage substation will be connected ...

  • Omexom increases its market positioning entering the Nordics

    Omexom increases its market positioning entering the Nordics

    Infratek Group (Norway, Sweden and Finland) and Eitech Engineering will from January 21st, be part of Omexom, the VINCI Energies brand and network dedicated to energy transition in the entire value chain. “The Nordics is an important market to us, it is in front regarding digitization within societies and renewable energies. Omexom entering the Nordics ...

  • Omexom maintains the public lighting network of the Yaoundé Urban Community (Cameroon)

    Omexom maintains the public lighting network of the Yaoundé Urban Community (Cameroon)

    Omexom maintains the public lighting network of Yaoundé in Cameroon. A sharing of skills between the local and Parisian teams. Since 1998, Omexom in Cameroon maintains the public lighting network of the city of Yaoundé in Cameroon. With the multi-year contract expiring in May 2018, the Yaoundé Urban Community launched a public tender for which the Omexom ...

  • Omexom strengthens its offer with FACES

    Omexom strengthens its offer with FACES

    Omexom acquires FACES, the Asset Optimization & Operation System allowing grid operators to guarantee electricity supply.

  • Urban microgrids report: overview, challenges & opportunities

    Urban microgrids report: overview, challenges & opportunities

    ENEA Consulting published the results of a study on urban microgrids conducted in partnership with the Group ADP, the Group Caisse des Dépôts, ENEDIS, Omexom, Total and the Tuck Fundation. Through three real case studies – an eco-neighborhood, a factory, an airport – the study presents the upcoming challenges that microgrid stakeholders will face.

  • 75MW wind farm in Sulawesi, Indonesia

    75MW wind farm in Sulawesi, Indonesia

    In a country where primary energy production is dominated by coal, followed by natural gas, the construction of a wind farm is a major challenge. It is in this context that Omexom Indonesia, which has been present in the country for about fifty years, has been chosen to build the country’s first wind farm, Sidrap.

  • Self-consumption accelerates the energy transition

    Self-consumption accelerates the energy transition

    Recent French legislation now allows individuals, companies and public entities to come together to produce electricity, consume it and sell the surplus to third parties. This is a clear way to accelerate the energy transition and participate in the transformation of today’s electric system by producing and consuming electricity differently.

  • Reset: Innovation in substation maintenance

    Reset: Innovation in substation maintenance

    Omexom is working to implement a new concept in high voltage substation maintenance. Called Reset, the service is innovating the sector.

  • Omexom selected to build eight photovoltaic power plants in Senegal

    Omexom selected to build eight photovoltaic power plants in Senegal

    Eight photovoltaic power plants with a combined capacity of 17 MW to be built over a period of 10 months to supply isolated communities in Senegal.

  • New overhead power transmission lines in Scotland

    New overhead power transmission lines in Scotland

    MSVE Transmission, a joint venture between Omexom and Morgan Sindall, has been awarded another project as part of a five year framework agreement for electricity transmission overhead line work with Scottish and Southern Energy Networks (SSEN).

  • Omexom sponsors “Energy for smart mobility” on February 15 and 16, 2018

    Omexom sponsors “Energy for smart mobility” on February 15 and 16, 2018

    Omexom is premium sponsor of the first european forum dedicated to innovative energy solutions for electric mobility ” Energy for smart mobility” together with EDF and ENEDIS, on February 15 and 16 2018.

  • Contract to expand electricity grids in Senegal

    Contract to expand electricity grids in Senegal

    Omexom was selected to expand, reinforce and enhance the reliability of the electricity transmission and distribution grid in Senegal: construction of five extra high voltage transformer stations, 200 km of underground and overhead EHV transmission lines, over 100 distribution substations and a regional load dispatch centre.

  • Omexom sponsors the solar boat of TU Twente

    Omexom sponsors the solar boat of TU Twente

    Omexom supports this initiative: not only as a sponsor but also by providing knowledge of our own engineers. We do this because the Solar Boat is an innovative application in the context of energy transition and thus contributes to a sustainable future.

  • Retrofit of CEMIG’s largest hydroelectric power plant

    Retrofit of CEMIG’s largest hydroelectric power plant

    Omexom in Belo Horizonte signs a contract for Retrofit of CEMIG’s largest hydroelectric power plant. Emborcação hydroelectric power plant with 1,192 MW of installed capacity will undergo an important revitalization process.

  • Holtekamp 150kV Substation in Papua

    Holtekamp 150kV Substation in Papua

    Omexom in Indonesia recently completed on behalf of PLN the Holtekamp 150kV substation located in Papua.

  • Australia’s largest smart lighting project

    Australia’s largest smart lighting project

    Omexom has won the streetlight network management contract for the Canberra Region (population 400,000) awarded by the Australian Capital Territory Government. The €37 million, seven-year energy performance contract took effect on 1st May 2018.