RCR has received a notice to proceed for EPC and O&M contracts to build the 100MWac (Stage 1) Haughton Solar Farm, being developed by Pacific Hydro.
As announced on 10 November 2017, RCR commenced early works on the project pending final investment decision by Pacific Hydro.
With FID now complete, and a notice to proceed received, RCR will commence all EPC activities on Stage 1 of the Haughton Solar Farm, which are expected to be completed in Q1 2019. Once commissioned, RCR will provide O&M services for a period of 5 years, with an option to extend for a further 5 years.
RCR’s EPC and O&M contracts for this project are valued at approximately $175 million. The Haughton Solar Farm, located near Townsville in Queensland, has planning approval to extend its capacity up to 500MWac.