The project will raise capacity at the hot mill area from 800,000 tonnes a year (t/y) to 2 million t/y. Several other packages are out to tender at Hadeed’s Jubail complex. including contracts to install a paint coating line with capacity to handle 150,000 t/y of flat products and a new 500,000-t/y rebar and wire rod mill respectively. VAI and Danieli are among the companies expected to bid for both contracts (MEED 26:9:03)