The new nuclear power plant at Hinkley Point C is now well over one year into its construction programme.
Almost £9 billion of contracts have been awarded on the Hinkley Point C project by the end of 2017. Here are the contractors who have won contracts on the project.
The Hinkley Point C nuclear plant is one of Europe’s largest construction projects with build costs in excess of £19 billion.
EDF Energy aim to maximise the opportunities for local employment that will be generated by the Hinkley Point C (HPC) project and they have established a number of initiatives to facilitate this.
The proposed Hinkley Point C nuclear project will be one of the largest construction projects ever undertaken in the UK, but how does it compare with other mega projects?