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CONTI SOLAR ANNOUNCES 44.5MW OF DG PROJECTS UNDERWAY IN MASSACHUSETTS. BY ALAN DORICH
ith a large market presence
in the Northeast, Conti Solar
has found a great deal of
success building distributed
generation solar facilities. DG facilities are
generally under 20 megawatts (MW) in size.
"The DG market is unique in New England.
Conti's ability to leverage its extensive
infrastructure, deep solar expertise and
flexibility has expanded our opportunities,"
Regional Manager Sean Harrington says.
"Contractors entering the DG market may
struggle with inherent fast pace of solar
projects [with] their intricate complexities,"
he says. "Our turnkey services, $1.2 billion
bonding capacity, cost management and
seasoned leadership has led to The Conti
Group's leading position within this market.
It has also spurred our growth into newer
DG and utility scale solar markets in Minnesota, the West Coast and Southeastern
Based in Edison, N.J., Conti Solar is a
true EPC, providing engineering, procurement and construction services for
solar power and energy storage projects,
as well as power plant operations and
maintenance. Harrington explains that
Conti Solar started in 2006 as a division
of The Conti Group, a 111-year-old, third
generation infrastructure engineering and
"With over 400 MW of solar projects completed, Conti will build another 250 MW
in 2018," Harrington says. "As our portfolio
of successful projects grows, so does our
geographic diversity. We have completed
projects in 11 states and we are planning to
double the number of states we are working
in by the end of the 2018.
"We focus on building a diverse client
base, a mix of private and public clients," he
states. "One of our strengths is our ability to
work with utility clients. We have successfully completed projects with some of the
largest utilities in the U.S. Utilities choose
Conti Solar because of our safety culture, so-
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Solar's portfolio includes
Lee Solar, a 15-acre, 2.3 MW DC
lar expertise and infrastructure experience,
all of which reduce project risk and ensure
projects are successfully completed. That
translates to an ultra-reliable operation that
ultimately saves clients' money."
* 2017 ales: $180 million
* Headquarters: Edison, N.J.
* Employees: 80
"We pend a lot of time focused
on e details and good management, which is why we are
able to deliver consisten y positive outcomes for our clients."
- Sean Harrington, egional manager