Lights, camera, action as Morlais contractor stars in Careers Wales campaign

30/01/2023

Hefin Lloyd-Davies, Contracts Director with Morlais contractor, Jones Bros has appeared front and centre of a Careers Wales campaign recently to promote the benefits of the Welsh language in business. The civil engineering firm which is currently working on the construction of Morlais sub station was contacted by Careers Wales after it discovered the Welsh […]

Morlais contractor contributes to help saving lives at sea

24/01/2023

Morlais contractor contributes to help saving lives at sea  Trearddur Bay Lifeboat Station has sent its thanks to workers on the nearby Morlais tidal energy site for donating £110 to the charity.   The team from contractors, Jones Bros Civil Engineering UK participated in a sweepstake during the FIFA World Cup in Qatar at the end […]

Notice of activity within the Morlais Demonstration Zone

24/01/2023

Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP) deployments in the Morlais Demonstration Zone (MDZ) HydroWing, one of the Morlais technology developers, successfully deployed 2 ADCPs in the MDZ over the week of 16th January 2023. They are located at the following coordinates: 53⁰682 N 004⁰ 42.561 W 53⁰333 N 004⁰ 42.634 W   The ACDPs will remain […]

Christmas Period Update

21/12/2022

All roads surrounding the Morlais site will be open during the Christmas period with no diversions in operation. Security will be present on site during this period. In an emergency, please contact the following: 01248 847404. Thank you very much for your cooperation throughout the year. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all […]

Language at the heart of Morlais developments

19/12/2022

A recent assessment of the language abilities of employees on the Morlais scheme has shown that 93% have Welsh skills and that 65% are fluent speakers. One of Menter Môn’s commitments at the start of the tidal energy scheme was to ensure that the local area would benefit from the project. These latest figures are […]

Passive Acoustic Monitoring (PAM) equipment deployments in the Morlais Demonstration Zone (MDZ)

19/12/2022

Passive Acoustic Monitoring (PAM) equipment deployments in the Morlais Demonstration Zone (MDZ) St Andrews University – Sea Mammal Research Unit, successfully deployed 15 PAMs in the MDZ over the week commencing the 28th November 2022. They are located at the following coordinates: The PAMs will remain in situ on the seabed until they are retrieved, most likely in […]

Tidal developer visits Morlais site

08/11/2022

Anglesey tidal energy scheme, Morlais, welcomes Spanish developer, Magallanes on site this week. It will be their first visit since the beginning of construction and since Magallanes secured one of the Contracts for Difference (CfD) as part of the most recent government renewable energy auction. During their visit the delegation will have an opportunity to […]

Marine business development specialist joins Morlais leadership team

04/11/2022

As onshore infrastructure work continues apace on the largest consented tidal energy project in Wales, industry specialist, Claire Palmer joins the leadership team, as Stakeholder Director. Claire brings with her a wealth of experience and contacts from the marine sector. She will lead on liaising with supply chain, developers and skills and training, to ensure […]

More local business set to benefit from Morlais

27/09/2022

An Anglesey construction firm has recently been awarded a £2m contract by Morlais main contractor, Jones Bros Civil Engineering UK, to build the structures associated with the landfall substation for the Holy Island tidal energy scheme. With the appointment of Llangefni-based OBR Construction, Morlais, a Menter Môn project, is again delivering on its pledge to […]

Morlais Drop-In Event 24th August 2022 13:00 – 17:30

15/08/2022

Come and chat with us and our team at Llaingoch Community Hall.