Engineering, architecture and environmental consulting company, GHD, has been selected to provide engineering, procurement and project management services for Horizon Power, Western Australia. As part of the agreement, a number of Horizon Power staff will be transferring to GHD.
Horizon Power is responsible for generating, procuring, distributing and retailing electricity supplies for approximately 100,000 residents and 10,000 businesses, including major industry, across regional and remote Western Australia.
Ian Shepherd, GHD’s CEO, says, “This appointment reflects our strengths in providing strategic engineering services for planning, development and operation of energy assets. GHD has extensive experience in helping deliver essential infrastructure for our clients and the community.”
Ian continues, “Through seamless collaboration across our network, GHD professionals will assist Horizon Power continue to provide safe and reliable power supplies for customers into the future.”
Frank Tudor, Horizon Power’s Managing Director, says, “The new outsourcing arrangement provides Horizon Power with increased flexibility when delivering major projects and is in keeping with our strategic principles of driving simplicity and scalability in our business. This step will deliver savings that will contribute to Horizon Power’s overall cost reduction goals. Horizon Power is pleased to have a company with the reputation and capability of GHD supporting our business.”