Power industry tenders in North America for September 2020 up 42%

26 October 2020 (Last Updated October 26th, 2020 03:41)

Power industry tenders in North America for September 2020 up 42%

North America power industry tenders activity in September 2020 saw 249 tenders announced, marking a rise of 42% over the last 12-month average of 175, according to GlobalData’s power database.

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North America power industry tenders in September 2020: The US leads activity

Looking at tenders by country, the US led the activity in September 2020 with 213 tenders and a share of 85.5%, down 1.5% over the previous month and up 49% when compared with the last 12 month-average, followed by Canada with 36 tenders and a share of 14.5%.

Looking at the last 12-month average, the US held the top spot with 143 tenders, followed by Canada with 31.

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Thermal is top technology area for tenders in September 2020

Looking at tenders divided by the type of technology, thermal accounted for the largest proportion with 100 tenders and an 85.5% share, followed by solar with 16 tenders and a 13.7% share and hydro with one tender and a 0.9% share.

Looking at power industry tenders divided by segment in North America as tracked by GlobalData, T&D Equipment was the most popular segment in September 2020, with 112 tenders, followed by Generation Equipment (101) and Power Plant (15).

The proportion of tenders by category tracked by GlobalData in the month was as follows:

  1. Supply & Erection: 183 tenders and a 73.5% share
  2. Repair, Maintenance, Upgrade & Others: 42 tenders and a 16.9% share
  3. Project Implementation: 17 tenders and a 6.8% share
  4. Consulting & Similar Services: six tenders and a 2.4% share
  5. Electricity Supply: one tender and a 0.4% share.

Power tenders in September 2020: Top issuers by capacity

The top issuers of tenders for the month in terms of power capacity involved in North America were:

  1. Los Angeles County (United States): 1.7MW from one tender
  2. U.S. Department of the Interior (United States): 0.03MW from one tender.

All publicly-announced tenders are included in this analysis drawn from GlobalData’s Power database, which covers power plants, T&D projects, equipment markets, analysis reports, capacity and generation, and tracks tenders and contracts on a real-time basis.

More in-depth reports and analysis on all reported tenders are available for subscribers to GlobalData’s Power database.