May 16th, 2014
Modern Energy Management appointed Owner’s Engineer for 60MW Wayu wind farm in Thailand
Modern Energy Management Co., Ltd. (MEM) has been appointed Owner’s Engineer Wind Energy Development’s 60MW Wayu wind farm project in Thailand.
Representing the project owner, Wind Energy Development Co., Ltd. (a subsidiary of Gunkul Engineering PLC.), Modern Energy Management’s scope of work will include on-site construction project management and engineering support services.
Track record of successful project delivery
“This will be our first wind project investment,” said Mr. Janpon Ngamaroonchote, Gunkul Engineering PLC.’s Vice President of Strategic Planning and Investment Department. “We chose MEM as Owner’s Engineer due to their experience and track record, particularly here in Thailand. Continuing their role as Owner’s Representative during the development phase of the project, we think MEM is a great fit for managing construction of our project.”
The Wayu wind farm project is located in Nakhon Ratchasima province and is expected to be complete within 2016.
“Our client awarded us this project due to our strong experience in wind projects in emerging markets and in Thai wind projects specifically,” reports Aaron Daniels, Managing Director of Modern Energy Management. “We are the only consultancy in the wind energy sector that has direct experience and particular strength in delivering wind projects in Thailand.”
Modern Energy Management is a project management and engineering firm specializing in wind and solar project development, construction and operations management support in emerging markets.
About Modern Energy Management (MEM):
MEM specializes providing Owner’s Representative services for investors of renewable energy projects in emerging markets in order to deliver business case certainty by:
1. Identifying and managing project management levers which yield significant impact to project financial performance (such as reduction of CAPEX/OPEX, reduction of IDC and improving IRR), and
2. ensuring project construction and operations in accordance with project investor’s expectations
MEM is uniquely suited to offer these services due to our unparalleled experience and expertise in developing and building renewable energy projects in emerging markets.
For more information see www.modernenergy.co.th