Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation (Toshiba) and VINCI Construction concluded a memorandum of understanding (MoU). This MoU explores opportunities to develop cooperation for the construction of hydro and geothermal plants in Africa, including collaboration on design, engineering, manufacturing and consultancy.
VINCI Construction, a subsidiary of France’s VINCI, has the capacity to intervene over the entire life cycle of a structure, including the areas of finance, design, construction and maintenance, in eight sectors (buildings, functional structures, transport infrastructure, hydraulic infrastructure, energy, the environment, oil & gas, and mines).
Toshiba has a record in geothermal and hydro power. The company has delivered and installed 56 geothermal turbines with a total capacity of 3,628 megawatts in plants around the world.