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South Korea and the Middle East

News, data and analysis on South Korean companies working on projects in the Middle

South Korea Companies

Dohwa Engineering Company Subscription Required

4 November 2014

Dohwa Engineering Company is a consultant to the water, urban planning, transport and environmental engineering industries

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Subscription Required

21 October 2014

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) builds ships and supports the oil and gas producers as offshore contractor building large-scale offshore platforms, drilling rigs and submarines and onshore chemical plants, seawater treatment plants and power plants

STX Construction Subscription Required

11 September 2014

STX Construction Company of South Korea provides construction services, in the Middle East projects include Jizan Economic City: Steel Plant: Phase 2

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Trac Development Group Subscription Required

13 August 2014

Trac Development Group is a South Korean developer and investor working in the Middle East on the Basra New City , Iraq project

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Hanwha Engineering & Construction Subscription Required

7 August 2014

Hanwha Engineering & Construction is a South Korean contractor with activities in the Middle East

News

The planned water treatment and injection facility in Kuwait will include an effluent water treatment plant

Water centre in North Kuwait contract to be awarded Subscription Required

30 July 2015 | By Wil Crisp

Sources say the Kuwait Oil Company project will be awarded before September

Saudi petrochemicals project shelved

Saudi petrochemicals project shelved Subscription Required

30 July 2015 | By Mark Watts

Sabic reevaluates plans to build Jubail acrylonitrile plant after receiving bids

Deadline extended for Al-Zour refinery package

Al-Zour refinery’s final package to be awarded soon Subscription Required

30 July 2015 | By Wil Crisp

Official says the winner of package four will be named in less than four weeks

Dubai Metro

Dubai tenders Expo metro link Subscription Required

29 July 2015 | By Colin Foreman

Eight prequalified groups invited to bid

More contractors invited to bid for $800m Al-Zour pipeline

Kuwait awards Al-Zour refinery contracts Subscription Required

28 July 2015 | By Wil Crisp

The winners of packages one, two, three and five are announced

Planned Facility D ownership

Qatar awards power plant construction deal Subscription Required

28 July 2015 | By Philippa Wilkinson

Facility will have a capacity of 2,500MW

Contractors join forces for Aramco's Fadhili scheme

Bids submitted for Fadhili gas plant Subscription Required

28 July 2015 | By Mark Watts

Companies vie for largest Saudi hydrocarbons project out to tender in 2015

Contractors prepare bids on Saudi gas plant

Contractors prepare bids on Saudi gas plant Subscription Required

22 July 2015 | By Mark Watts

Proposals due on 27 July for biggest hydrocarbons project of the year

Deadline extended for Al-Zour refinery package

Al-Zour contracts to be awarded in August Subscription Required

22 July 2015 | By Wil Crisp

Kuwait’s oil minister says rapid progress on refinery megaproject is expected

Offshore oil exploration

Swiss firm wins Abu Dhabi offshore oil deal Subscription Required

16 July 2015 | By Mark Watts

Company to provide electrical and telecoms systems

Special Reports

South Korea

The story behind South Korea's success in the Middle East

27 June 2013 | By Kevin Baxter

In May 2013, Saudi Arabia’s Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud met South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se to celebrate the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries

    Oil and gas

    Oil and gas Special Report: South Korean firms top MEED's GCC contractors survey Subscription Required

    Issue 26 1-7 July 2011

    MEED’s annual review of oil and gas engineering, procurement and construction contract awards in the GCC shows South Korean firms are increasing their dominance of the market

      Oil and gas

      Special Report: Oil & Gas - South Korean firms dominate MEED's GCC contractors survey Subscription Required

      Issue No 27 2 - 8 July 2010

      US companies lose the top spot on contract wins in the region

        Globe jigsaw

        Partners for growth: South Korea and the Middle East Subscription Required

        Supplement: South Korea and the Middle East

        The award in December, of an estimated $20bn contract to a South Korean-led consortium to design and build nuclear power stations in Abu Dhabi is the culmination of three decades of hard work by South Korean companies in the region. From being a very minor player 30 years ago, Korea is today one of the region’s main providers of consumer goods and engineering services.

          Biographies

          Casey Choi Subscription Required

          Issue 50 16-22 December 2011

          Casey Choi is president of SK Engineering & Construction (SK E&C)

          Hong-Pyo Kong Subscription Required

          Issue 50 16-22 December 2011

          Hong-Pyo Kong is chief marketing officer, Samsung Engineering

          Jun-Yeon Byun Subscription Required

          Issue 49 3-9 December 2010

          Jun-Yeon Byun is executive vice-president of the UAE nuclear division

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