Bids ranged up to KD 38.8 million ($129 million). Athens-based Consolidated Contractors International Company (CCC), which was one of the prequalifiers for the package, had its bid rejected. All the contractors that bid priced the work with a foreign partner (MEED 21:6:02).

Four contractors priced the second option for seamed cast iron pipe. Kuwait Shipbuilding & Repair Yard Companyis the low bidder at KD 17.3 million ($57.6 million). Bids ranged up to KD 23.6 million ($78.6 million). C-3 covers the supply and installation of a 53-kilometre-long, 1.2-metre-diameter pipeline from Subiya to Multa. Binnie & Partners (Overseas), part of UK-based BinnieBlack & Veatch, is the consultant for the entire scheme.