Welsh Government

Key Projects

Find out about the projects shaping the future of North Wales - creating jobs and business opportunities.

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Want to know more about the big projects creating business opportunities in North Wales?

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Wylfa Newydd

Anglesey is ideally situated for low carbon nuclear power production - thanks to vital infrastructure, a highly skilled workforce and direct access to essential seawater cooling facilities.

This new nuclear power station will replace the existing Wylfa facility and could see as many as 24,000 companies in Wales benefit from its construction (due to commence 2018/19) and operation, as well as the decommissioning of old site.

Wylfa Newydd

Parc Adfer

After a very successful meet the buyer event, construction of Deeside's energy recovery facility began in 2016. Three years of construction will lead to it's completition before the end of 2019.

The development will benefit the local construction industry, with up to 300 jobs during the peak construction phase, as well as multiple supply chain opportunities, estimated to be in the region of £14 million.

Once operational, the facility will also need local business services ranging from catering and landscaping, to cleaning and office supplies.

 

Parc Adfer

Wrexham Energy Centre

Wrexham Power Limited has recieved planning permission and is now building a financial model with a view to begin construction in the Autumn of 2018.

The project represents an investment of £300m and could create up to 800 construction jobs over three years.

As well as providing 30 highly skilled permanent local jobs and an opportunity to improve the power supply to Wrexham Industrial Estate.

wrexham energy centre

Colwyn Bay Town Centre Office Complex

This office development – which has a capital value of £39 million – will create significant supply chain opportunities for businesses in North Wales.

The project is being led by Conwy County Borough Council’s development partner Muse alongside its funding partner M&G, with Bowmer & Kirkland as lead contractor.

The complex broke ground in August 2017 and is set to be complete by the end of late September 2018. 

To find out more visit Conwy Council's website by clicking here.

Colwyn Bay Office Complex