Aziz bids low for Haer treatment plant

16 December 2005
Eight groups of local and regional contractors submitted bids on 12 December to the Water & Electricity Ministry for a design and build contract covering the construction of a sewage treatment plant at Haer, south of Riyadh. The local Aziz Company has submitted a low bid of SR 293.6 million ($78 million), about 12 per cent lower than the next quote of SR 328.8 million ($88 million) offered by Civil Engineering Works Company, also local.The facility will have a design capacity of 400,000 cubic metres a day (cm/d), with plans to increase it to 640,000 cm/d at a later stage. The project will take 18 months to complete (MEED 14:10:05).

Haer bidders

(SR million - local, unless stated)

Aziz Company 293.6

Civil Engineering Works 328.8

Company

Khurayef Contracting 339.3

Company, local/Kuwaiti

Tamdeen Company 363.9

Saudi Oger 399.7

Exchange rate: $1=SR 3.75

A MEED Subscription...

Subscribe or upgrade your current MEED.com package to support your strategic planning with the MENA region’s best source of business information. Proceed to our online shop below to find out more about the features in each package.

Get Notifications