The tender for Part B of the ninth phase of the project covers the Sabah al Salem suburb, south of Kuwait City. The bid deadline is 17 August and a pre-bid meeting is scheduled for 13 July.

A total of 12 local companies have been prequalified for the work.

The firms are: Mohammad Abdulmohsin Al Kharafi & Sons; Ahmadiah Contracting & Trading Company; Boodai Construction Company; Alghanim International General Trading & Contracting Company; United Gulf Construction Company; Burhan International Construction Company; Kuwait Company for Process Plant Construction & Contracting; Finesco International General Trading & Contracting Company; Mushrif Trading & Contracting Company; Combined Group Contracting Company; Arab Kuwait Contracting Company; and Green Line General Trading & Contracting Company.