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Laos Awards New Consultancy Contract for Contentious Xayaburi Dam to Finland’s Pöyry

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HELSINKI, Finland

Global consulting and engineering firm Pöyry’s energy business group has won the technical consulting contract for the Laotian government’s controversial $3.5 billion USD Xayaburi hydropower. 

The company did not disclose how much it was being paid over the course of the eight-year contract.