Harness the power of Swansea Bay

Traditional Fishing Warehouses inspire Swansea Lagoon Watersport Centre

Swansea – Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay plc has submitted a planning application to Swansea Council to build an international watersport centre. The application has been submitted following the exclusion of recreational facilities from the Development Consent Order for the energy generating ...

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Tidal Lagoon Power names Mike Unsworth as Delivery Director for the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon

Swansea, Wales – Mike Unsworth is to join Tidal Lagoon Power in August as Delivery Director for the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon. He will support Andrew McNaughton in bringing the world's first tidal lagoon power plant into service by leading the construction and commissioning activities of the ...

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Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay Plc begins a series of Supply Chain Awareness Events in Wales

Swansea, Wales – Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay Plc has announced a series of awareness events to introduce Welsh construction and advanced manufacturing businesses to the project's tier one delivery partners. Organised in conjunction with Welsh Government, Construction Futures Wales and Business ...

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Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay Plc launches tendering process for O&M packages for world's first tidal lagoon power plant

Swansea, Wales – Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay Plc will today begin the tendering process for three main operations and maintenance (O&M) contract packages to support the £1billion Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon. Having previously named General Electric and Andritz Hydro as preferred bidders ...

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The return of British Sea Power: Consent for world's first Tidal Lagoon Power Plant opens new door in global effort to address climate change

A message from Mark Shorrock, chief executive of Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay Plc: What a day for Wales and the building of a Welsh Powerhouse! Thank you everyone in Swansea and Neath Port Talbot for supporting Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon. Thank you to all the experts who contributed work to the 5000 ...

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Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon unlocks Chinese inward investment and British export opportunities

China Harbour Engineering Company Ltd (CHEC) named as preferred bidder for the ~£300M contract to provide marine works for world's first tidal lagoon power plant Approximately 50% of contract value to be spent on British workforce, partners and supply chain Project to act as cornerstone for ...

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Welsh Civil Engineer wins Tier One Supply Contract for Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon

Alun Griffiths Ltd named as preferred bidder for £25M contract for public realm ancillary works Gloucester, UK – Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay Plc has named Abergavenny-based Alun Griffiths Ltd as preferred bidder for one of the main civil engineering and construction packages for the ...

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Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon enters advanced work phase with British construction partner

Laing O'Rourke named as preferred bidder for £ 200M contract to build turbine house and sluice gate structure Gloucester, UK – The British construction industry is set to play a leading role in the delivery of the £1 billion Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon following the ...

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Andrew McNaughton to lead the delivery of tidal lagoon infrastructure

Andrew McNaughton, FREng, CEng, FICE, is joining Tidal Lagoon Power as Director of Engineering and Construction and will oversee the technical development of world-leading British infrastructure to harness power from the rise and fall of the tides. Subject to planning, Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon will ...

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British Industry Guaranteed Central Role in Tidal Lagoon Turbine Production

The majority of large turbine components to be made in Britain All generators to be made in Britain All turbines to be assembled at a new Welsh facility British industrial operations to scale by six times by ...

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Infrared Capital Partners Named As Final Institutional Equity Investor

InfraRed has been named as the final institutional equity investor in Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay. The investment, equalling that of Prudential last October, confirms full equity funding from two British institutions. InfraRed, a leading global investment manager focused on infrastructure and real ...

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Tidal Lagoons Featured In Wales Infrastructure Investment Plan and National Infrastructure Plan 2014

The 2014 Project Pipeline Update to the Wales Infrastructure Investment Plan notes the potential for tidal lagoons to bring up to £5bn of private sector investment to Wales. The Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon has also been named in the National Infrastructure Plan 2014, published by HM Treasury ...

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LDA Design wins big at the Landscape Institute Awards

Independent design, environment and sustainability consultancy, LDA Design, has won three awards, and was ‘highly commended' in two further categories at this year's Landscape Institute Awards.. The 2014 event was hosted by Majora Carter at a lunchtime ceremony on Thursday 27th November at ...

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Swansea Duo Powered By Lagoon to Get On Their Bikes For Maggie's

80 year old cyclist David Naylor and Huw Morris, the Academic Registrar for Swansea University have completed a 57 mile bike ride in aid of Swansea Charities. Sponsored by Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay Plc, the duo organised the Dylan Thomas Centenary Cycle Ride which saw 60 cyclists ride from Laugharne ...

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Tidal Lagoon Power Adds Up For Finance Professionals

Tidal Lagoon Power, the development company behind the proposed £1 billion Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon, has announced the appointment of three finance professionals. Reporting to Chief Financial Officer Patrick Carter, Chartered Accountant Richard Harris has joined Tidal Lagoon Power as Head of ...

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THE POWER OF ART - Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay Plc announces short-list for world-first art commission

Four Welsh artists and ambassadors of song have been announced as the short-list of finalists for an innovative art commission that will connect art with infrastructure in Swansea Bay. Leading the response to the £1 billion ground breaking zero carbon energy project, Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon ...

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Prudential Announced as Cornerstone Investor

Prudential has been named as the cornerstone investor in Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay. The deal forms part of Prudential's commitment to invest alongside five other major UK insurance companies a total of £25 billion in the UK's infrastructure over the next four years. Prudential's long-term ...

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Oyster and Seafood Festival Returns to Mumbles

The ever popular Oyster and Seafood Festival is returning to Mumbles. Organised by Mumbles Development Trust and Mumbles Traders Association, in association with the Welsh Government and Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay Plc, the event will celebrate the heritage of the Mumbles Oyster and Inshore Fisheries ...

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Tidal Lagoon Power Invests In the Environment with Appointment of Specialist Team

Chartered Environmentalist Tim Carter has joined Tidal Lagoon Power, the development company behind the proposed Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon, as Head of Environment to lead a team of environmental and ecology specialists. With more than 20 years of experience, Carter joins Tidal Lagoon Power from ...

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TIDAL LAGOON POWER - Planner 

Job Title

Project Planner

Location

Gloucester/Swansea

Reporting to

Delivery Director

Department code

Delivery

Salary

Competitive

Tidal Lagoon Power

Tidal Lagoon Power (TLP) is leading the development of tidal lagoon technology within the UK. Initially focused on the development of a 320MW scheme in Swansea Bay, TLP aims to bring sustainability, reliability and long-term security to the UK energy mix. Key to our success is the high calibre of the people we hire.

 

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • Develop and maintain the Programme and manage the coordination of supply chain programmes at project level assuring alignment and integration
  • Develop the process that is used to define, maintain, report and control schedules at all levels of the Programme, identify interfaces, promote and monitor milestone definition sheets, establish baselines, code and resource schedules
  • Ensure consistent application, effective and timely delivery of time management across the Infrastructure Programme
  • Work with the wider project team to schedule development and milestone definition, in managing the alignment of scope, time and cost, coding, resource loading, logically linking and establishing performance measurement baselines to record and track progress on schedules
  • Integrate time and cost
  • Identify and drive down risk to agreed plans, ensuring that potential conflicts are understood and make sound proposals to mitigate each risk
  • Provide constructive but determined challenge to schedule change e.g. challenge schedule assumptions and logic
  • Provide expert input at planning workshops
  • Apply critical path analysis
  • Produce progress reports showing variance against the baselines & potential mitigating actions
  • Provide guidance and undertake earned value analysis to trend performance, predict future outcomes and give early warnings to project team on potential savings and/or early completions and the converse, potential overspend and/or delays

Essential and Desirable Skills, Capabilities and Knowledge

Essential:

  • Be educated to HND / Degree level or equivalent in Civil Engineering
  • Have ‘hands on’ engineering experience
  • Have an In-depth and broad understanding of project controls as applied in major project environment
  • Have extensive experience in the use of Primavera P6

 

Applications

To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter, preferably by email, to Sarah Read, email:recruitment@tidallagoonpower.com. Closing date for applications is 31st July 2015.

Further information about the company can be found on our website www.tidallagoonpower.com.

 

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Benefits

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Planning

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