41 Sussex Street, Hyde Park is being sold by auction tonight.Harcourts formula of success is certainly working with the property agency facilitating a total of 14 in-house auctions last year.“We sold 19 properties prior to auction night itself, 51 properties on or before auction night and 75 properties within 45 days of the auction campaign commencing,” Mr Kingsberry said.“Last year we also sold around 88 per cent of all of our listings — at auction and private treaty which is a strong result.”Client service will continue to be an important aspect of Harcourts Kingsberry throughout 2017 with the business moving to a new office on Charters Towers Rd, Hermit Park. 18 Macintosh Street, Hermit Park is being sold by auction tonight.“Around 40 per cent of our properties are sold by auction and I think it’s something we do really well,” Mr Kingsberry said.“The trick is to follow an auction process, to have a strategy.“To do that, you have to work with people — you can’t just open a door and that’s it. More from news01:21Buyer demand explodes in Townsville’s 2019 flood-affected suburbs12 Sep 202001:21‘Giant surge’ in new home sales lifts Townsville property market10 Sep 2020“You have to make sure the property is presented in the best way possible while also running a successful marketing campaign.” 1 & 2/46 Victoria Street, Townsville City will be sold under the hammer tonight.“We wanted to create a building that was a step apart from other agencies in North Queensland, with dedicated auction room facilities in-house and the highest quality amenity,” Mr Kingsberry said.“I believe that the market in Townsville has seen an enormous amount of change during the last five years.“In order to deliver high quality results, it’s imperative that businesses reinvest in both their people and their environment in order to achieve premium results. “It’s our belief that our entire team is at the top of their game, and through engaging with both the industry and the public we intend to continue improving and developing our service delivery in our new environment.” House going under the hammer.FOLLOWING a successful 2016, Harcourts Kingsberry is bracing for an even busier auction year ahead with eight properties to be sold under the hammer tonight.Managing director Benjamin Kingsberry said Harcourts had been off to a good start with the first, monthly auction night facilitating the sale of four properties in January.The second round of homes will go under the hammer tonight and will include a mixture of renovators and contemporary homes.
EEW Group is producing the steel pipe components for the 47 jacket foundations to be installed on the Formosa 2 wind farm offshore Taiwan. Located between four and ten nautical miles off Miaoli County, Formosa 2 will comprise 47 Siemens Gamesa 8 MW turbines installed in water depths of up to 55 metres. The wind farm is expected to be commissioned in 2021. The production of the steel pipes for the jackets started in January at EEW Korea, EEW KHPC, and EEW Malaysia and is expected to be completed in October 2020. “The development of renewable energy sources in East Asia is a role model for other countries. After the successful completion of the first Formosa I Phase 2 project (for which we supplied 20 monopiles from EEW SPC) we are proud to be a part of the follow-up project Formosa II,” said Christoph Schorge, CEO of the EEW Group. With lengths up to 78.9 metres, an outside diameter of 2.4 metres, weights up to 280 MT, the pin piles are also being manufactured at EEW KHPC, EEW Korea, and EEW Malaysia, with more than half of the units already completed. Jan De Nul is the EPCI contractor for the project’s foundations and subsea cables. As previously reported, EEW Group is also in charge of manufacturing and delivering the 194 pin piles for the 376 MW project. The Formosa 2 wind farm is being developed by a partnership between JERA, Macquarie’s Green Investment Group, and Swancor Renewable Energy. With a total tonnage of 47,500 MT, the steel pipes will be assembled into jacket foundations by Saipem and PT SMOE. First Pin Piles for Formosa II OWF at Gwangyang Port, South Korea. Source: EEW Group. In total, EEW Group will deliver 91,500 tons of construction steel pipes for the project.
RelatedPosts Access Bank Plc acquires Kenyan bank 172 Nigerians evacuated from Uganda, Kenya arrive in Abuja Kenyan runner hit by motorcycle, suffers fractured leg The Nigeria Deaf Sports Federation took second after winning eight medals for the country in the maiden Africa Deaf Athletics Championships in Nairobi, Kenya.The federation’s Secretary, Lukman Agbabiaka, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday in Abuja that Nigeria came second out of 12 countries that participated in the seven days event.Agbabiaka said Nigeria won a total of eight medals comprising two gold, five silver and one bronze at the championships that started on September 16 and ended on September 22 at Moi International Stadium, Kasarani, Nairobi, Kenya.He said: “We commend our athletes for making us proud in the championships.“We are happy that Nigeria placed second with each athlete winning medals which was a good performance.“The host country took first position by winning a total of 54 medals comprising 20 gold, 16 silver and 18 bronze.“We all know that Kenya is always number one whenever they participate in any athletics championships in the continent.“We will work harder to maintain our position in the next edition. We congratulate our athletes for the work well done.”The secretary disclosed that the federation got a loan to be able to send its athletes to participate in the maiden championships.Agbabiaka said: “We were able to send five athletes and a coach to participate in the championships.“We did not want to disappoint these athletes who have been training for long.“We had to go on borrowing pending when we get approval from the government.“Fortunately, one of the former athletes from Lagos, who is now based in the US, was able to assist with flight tickets for two of the athletes.“He also bailed us out on full board hotel accommodation for the whole five athletes and official.“This is to show the level of commitment and determination they have for the development of: ‘Deaf sports.’”The secretary said five athletes comprising of four males and one female participated in the competition.He gave their names as: Nurudeen Badmus, Uche Nwabenu, Temitope Olaniyan, Obinna Egbo and the female athlete, Assurance Omoria.Agbabiaka listed the countries as Nigeria, Ethiopia, Mauritius, Algeria, Uganda, Libya, Cameroon, Tanzania, Botswana, Mozambique, Ghana and the host country Kenya.NAN. Tags: Africa Deaf Athletics ChampionshipsKenya