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AFRY Partners with Assocarta to Forge a Sustainable Future for Italy’s Pulp and Paper Industry

(IN BRIEF) AFRY has joined forces with Assocarta, the Italian paper association, to devise a net-zero roadmap aimed at decarbonizing Italy’s pulp and paper sector. Tasked with aligning strategies with EU directives and local conditions, AFRY will evaluate technological advancements, … Read the full press release

Aura Minerals Partners with AFRY for Borborema Gold Processing Plant Project

(IN BRIEF) Aura Minerals has enlisted AFRY to provide comprehensive engineering, procurement, construction management (EPCM), and commissioning services for the Borborema Project’s gold processing plant. The project, located in Currais Novos, Brazil, will operate within Aura’s open-pit mine and is … Read the full press release

Svenska kraftnät Awards AFRY Contract for Strengthening Transmission Capacity

(IN BRIEF) Svenska kraftnät, the Swedish state-owned enterprise, is embarking on an ambitious project called NordSyd to enhance the transmission network between electricity areas 2 and 3, aimed at facilitating the energy transition. AFRY has secured the contract for constructing … Read the full press release

AFRY’s Technical Advisory Fuels EnfraGen’s Acquisition Success in Latin America

(IN BRIEF) AFRY played a pivotal role as the technical advisor to EnfraGen in its acquisition of a 188 MW renewable energy portfolio in Panama and Costa Rica, earning the esteemed “Acquisition Deal of the Year” award. EnfraGen, a key … Read the full press release

AFRY Report Emphasizes Climate Benefits of Forest Products in EU Transition

(IN BRIEF) A new report commissioned by FAM and conducted by AFRY highlights the significant climate benefits of forest products, often overlooked in EU policies focused solely on carbon sinks. The report underscores the importance of recognizing the substitution effect, … Read the full press release

AFRY Selected as Owner’s Engineer for 65MWp Solar PV Plant in Bacolod, Philippines

(IN BRIEF) Amatera Renewable Energy Corporation (ARECO) has appointed AFRY as the owner’s engineer for the construction of a 65MWp solar photovoltaic (PV) plant in Bacolod, Philippines. The project, known as The Vista Alegre, aims to provide clean energy to … Read the full press release

AFRY Partners with Koulu Consortium to Enhance Peru’s Education Infrastructure

(IN BRIEF) The Bicentennial Schools Programme, a collaborative effort between the Government of Peru, the UK Government, and Finland, aims to bolster school infrastructure and enhance access to education by constructing 75 schools across Peru. AFRY, as part of the … Read the full press release

AFRY Partners with TNB Renewables for Solar PV Project in Malaysia

(IN BRIEF) TNB Renewables Sdn Bhd (TRe), a subsidiary of Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), has enlisted AFRY as the owner’s engineer for a significant solar photovoltaic (PV) project in Kedah, Malaysia. The project, known as the Corporate Green Power Programme … Read the full press release

Aboitiz Solar Partners with AFRY for 172 MWp Solar PV Plant in the Philippines

(IN BRIEF) Aboitiz Solar Power, Inc., a subsidiary of Aboitiz Power Corporation, has enlisted AFRY as the owner’s engineer for the construction of a 172 MWp solar photovoltaic (PV) plant in Negros Occidental, Philippines. The project, part of AboitizPower’s extensive … Read the full press release

AFRY Spearheads Germany’s Clean Energy Transition with SuedOstLink Cable Planning

(IN BRIEF) AFRY has been appointed as the technical advisor by 50Hertz, the transmission system operator, for the critical SuedOstLink project, a key grid expansion endeavor to accelerate Germany’s energy transition. The project involves planning a 540-kilometer underground cable, set … Read the full press release

Zoox Collaborates with AFRY to Advance Autonomous Vehicle Development

(IN BRIEF) Zoox, an American subsidiary of Amazon specializing in autonomous ride-hailing vehicles, partners with AFRY, leveraging their vehicle engineering expertise from Sweden to enhance the development of Zoox’s purpose-built robotaxi. This innovative vehicle, designed for fully autonomous operation, marks … Read the full press release

AFRY Management Consulting Report Highlights Challenges of EU Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism for Electricity Imports from Great Britain

(IN BRIEF) A new report from AFRY Management Consulting commissioned by interconnector businesses and transmission companies sheds light on the potential impact of the EU Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM) on electricity imports from Great Britain (GB). The study identifies … Read the full press release

AFRY Strengthens Renewable Energy Portfolio with Carelin Oy Acquisition

(IN BRIEF) AFRY has announced its acquisition of Carelin Oy, a leading provider of project management, energy, and asset care services in the Finnish renewable energy market. This strategic move aims to enhance AFRY’s offerings in the renewables sector, allowing … Read the full press release

ClimateView and AFRY Join Forces to Drive Global Climate Action in Cities

(IN BRIEF) Swedish technology firm ClimateView and global engineering company AFRY have partnered to assist cities, municipalities, and regions in accelerating their path to carbon neutrality. Recognizing cities as pivotal players in combating climate change due to their significant carbon … Read the full press release

AFRY and WSP Collaborate on Transformative North Bothnia Line Railway Plan in Sweden

(IN BRIEF) The Swedish Transport Administration has enlisted the services of AFRY and WSP to develop a railway plan for the Skellefteå – Degerbyn section of the North Bothnia Line, a significant 270-kilometer coastal railway project connecting Umeå and Luleå. … Read the full press release

AFRY and Hägglunds Extend Collaboration to Enhance CV90 Military Vehicles

(IN BRIEF) AFRY is expanding its strategic partnership with Hägglunds, a prominent Swedish defense and security company known for military vehicle and systems development. AFRY has secured a new contract valued at around SEK 300 million to provide advanced engineering … Read the full press release

AFRY Tops ENR’s Global Rankings in Pulp & Paper Engineering

(IN BRIEF) AFRY, a global engineering and design firm, has secured the top spot globally in Pulp & Paper engineering and design according to the Engineering News Record (ENR). In addition to its #1 rank in Pulp & Paper, AFRY … Read the full press release

AFRY Facilitates ENGIE’s Sicilian and Sardinian Wind Farms, Advancing Italy’s Green Transition

(IN BRIEF) AFRY, an international engineering and consulting company, has assisted ENGIE in the construction of two wind farms, Rampingallo and Porto Torres, located in Sicily and Sardinia, Italy. These wind farms, with a combined power output of 60 MW, … Read the full press release

Nations Commit to Transition Away From Fossil Fuels at COP28

(IN BRIEF) In an unprecedented move, nearly every country has pledged to transition away from fossil fuels, marking a pivotal moment in the global climate effort. This commitment is part of the inaugural global stocktake designed to accelerate progress toward … Read the full press release

AFRY Qualification Centre Attains Accreditation for Welding Procedures and Personal Certification, Enhancing Welding Service Quality

(IN BRIEF) The AFRY Qualification Centre has received accreditation from SWEDAC as an inspection body, in accordance with the international standard SS-EN ISO/IEC 17020:2012. This accreditation enables the center to issue welding procedures and provide personal certification in various welding … Read the full press release

Nordic Paper Selects AFRY as Partner for Sustainable Investment Projects in Sweden

(IN BRIEF) Nordic Paper, a prominent specialty paper manufacturer based in Scandinavia, has enlisted AFRY as its engineering and project management collaborator for strategic investment initiatives at its Bäckhammar mill in Sweden. With an investment of approximately MSEK 850, Nordic … Read the full press release

Elkem Enhances Production Control and Safety with State-of-the-Art Control Center in Norway

(IN BRIEF) Elkem, a global leader in advanced materials based on silicon, is embarking on a digitalization initiative at its Bremanger plant in Norway. The company aims to improve production quality, safety, and efficiency by centralizing control rooms and production … Read the full press release

AFRY Chosen as General Designer for Prague’s Savarin Palace Redevelopment Project

(IN BRIEF) Crestyl Group has selected AFRY as the general designer for the Savarin Palace complex, a prominent urban development endeavor in the heart of Prague, Czech Republic. This project involves the revitalization of a historical area and has been … Read the full press release

AFRY Chosen to Conduct Environmental and Social Impact Assessments for Indonesia’s 500MW Solar PV Projects

(IN BRIEF) PT PLN Indonesia Power, a subsidiary of Indonesia’s state-owned electricity company PT PLN, has enlisted AFRY to perform Environmental and Social Impact Assessments (ESIAs) for five large solar photovoltaic (PV) projects situated on Java Island. These projects play … Read the full press release

AFRY Advocates Collaborative Efforts for Ukraine’s Reconstruction at ReBuild Ukraine Conference

(IN BRIEF) Global engineering and advisory firm AFRY recently participated in the 3rd International exhibition and conference ReBuild Ukraine powered by Energy in Warsaw, Poland. During the event, AFRY emphasized the need for collaborative efforts across sectors to facilitate Ukraine’s … Read the full press release

AFRY Strengthens Nuclear Safety Expertise with Acquisition of Hungarian Firms SOM System Kft. and TTSA Mérnökiroda Kft.

(IN BRIEF) Swedish engineering and consulting company AFRY has made a strategic move to acquire Hungarian nuclear safety consulting firms SOM System Kft. and TTSA Mérnökiroda Kft., collectively known as SOM. The acquisition enhances AFRY’s capabilities in the nuclear sector, … Read the full press release

AFRY Showcases Climate Leadership and Sustainable Solutions at COP28

(IN BRIEF) AFRY, a global sustainability and engineering company, is participating in COP28, the United Nations Climate Change Conference, as part of the Business Sweden delegation. AFRY aims to highlight its sustainable solutions and leadership in addressing the climate crisis. … Read the full press release

Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) Partners with AFRY to Design Prague’s New Vltava Philharmonic Hall

(IN BRIEF) The renowned Danish architectural firm, Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG), has selected AFRY as the general designer and local architect for the upcoming Prague concert building, known as the Vltava Philharmonic Hall. BIG’s design, which triumphed in an international … Read the full press release

Advansia Secures Framework Agreement for Hospital Construction Projects in Southeastern Norway

(IN BRIEF) Advansia, a part of AFRY, has been granted a framework agreement to provide project management services for multiple hospital construction projects in Southeastern Norway, replacing the existing agreement with the Regional Health Authority. The South-Eastern Norway Regional Health … Read the full press release

AFRY Secures Framework Agreement to Enhance Sweden’s Electricity Distribution Network for Renewable Energy Integration

(IN BRIEF) AFRY, a prominent player in industry, energy, and infrastructure, has been awarded a significant framework agreement with Vattenfall Eldistribution, one of Sweden’s largest Distribution System Operators (DSOs). Under this agreement, AFRY will provide a range of technical consulting … Read the full press release

Advansia, Part of AFRY, Secures Framework Agreements to Support Norway’s Power Grid Development

(IN BRIEF) Advansia, a subsidiary of AFRY, has been awarded two significant framework agreements aimed at facilitating the development and expansion of Norway’s power transmission network. Statnett, the state-owned enterprise responsible for the country’s power transmission system, is in the … Read the full press release

Origin by Ocean and AFRY Collaborate on Innovative Seaweed Biorefinery in Finland

(IN BRIEF) Finnish biotechnology start-up Origin by Ocean has teamed up with AFRY, a global engineering and advisory firm, to work on an ambitious project aimed at establishing an industrial-scale biorefinery in Finland. The collaborative effort focuses on refining seaweed … Read the full press release

Major Waste-to-Energy Project in Kuala Selangor, Malaysia, Partners with AFRY

(IN BRIEF) Worldwide PMC Sdn. Bhd. (WPMC) has awarded AFRY a contract for owner’s engineering services for a waste-to-energy project in Kuala Selangor, Malaysia. The project, named Jeram WtE, will construct a state-of-the-art facility with a daily capacity of 2,700 … Read the full press release

AFRY Announces Investor Briefing for Q3 2023 Report with Top Executives

(IN BRIEF) AFRY, a global engineering and consulting company, is inviting investors and analysts to join a presentation of their Q3 2023 report. The event will take place on Friday, October 27, at 10:00 CET and will feature CEO Jonas … Read the full press release

AFRY Strengthens Sustainable Energy Solutions in Indonesia with Senior Environmental and Social Experts

(IN BRIEF) AFRY, a global consulting firm, has bolstered its environmental and social consulting business in Indonesia by welcoming a team of senior environmental, social, and sustainability experts. This strategic addition enhances AFRY’s position as a prominent international environmental and … Read the full press release

SweGaN Partners with AFRY to Establish Semiconductor Production Facility in Sweden

(IN BRIEF) SweGaN, a semiconductor manufacturer based in Sweden, has chosen AFRY to provide comprehensive support and expertise in various disciplines for the establishment of its new headquarters and semiconductor production facility in Linköping, Sweden. AFRY is assisting SweGaN in … Read the full press release

AFRY Collaborates with Malta to Drive Offshore Renewable Energy Expansion

(IN BRIEF) AFRY is actively supporting Malta’s ambitious plans to expand its offshore renewable energy capacity. The company is engaged in technical and commercial tasks for Interconnect Malta (ICM), a state-owned entity responsible for energy infrastructure projects. AFRY’s efforts aim … Read the full press release

AFRY Partners with Alliance to Advance Tampere Tramway Project’s Third Phase

(IN BRIEF) Finnish Tampere Tramway Ltd., along with the City of Tampere and the Municipality of Pirkkala, has enlisted AFRY as a key participant in an alliance dedicated to progressing the third phase of the Tampere tram network expansion. AFRY, … Read the full press release

AFRY Ranks Second in 2023 Employer Branding Survey for Young Engineers in Sweden

(IN BRIEF) In the 2023 Employer Branding survey by Universum, AFRY has secured the second position as one of the most attractive employers for young engineers in Sweden, particularly among BSc engineers in the “young professionals” category. AFRY’s eighth-place ranking … Read the full press release

Metsä Fibre’s Kemi Bioproduct Mill Begins Operations with AFRY’s Comprehensive Support

(IN BRIEF) Finland’s largest investment in the forest industry, Metsä Fibre’s new Kemi bioproduct mill, successfully commenced operations on September 20, 2023. AFRY, a key contributor to the project, provided extensive services throughout its various phases, from initial studies and … Read the full press release