Middle East contracts awarded: February 2007

02 March 2007

Over $8bn worth of contracts were awarded across the Middle East region in February, according to this selected checklist compiled from MEED reports throughout the month.

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Table: Contracts awarded in February 2007

ProjectContractorClientEstimated value ($m)MEED issue
Bahrain
Marina West mixed developmentPoullaides Construction Company/Terna (Greece)Marina West Real Estate Company25009/02/07
Egypt
Supply of water and sewerage pipesAmiantit EgyptArab Contractors/El-Nasr General Contracting Company1602/02/07
Supply of 40 locomotives for Cairo rail networkGeneral Electric (US)Transport Ministry12016/02/07
Kuwait
Supply of pulling units for well workoversBurgan CompanyKuwait Oil Company7102/02/07
New and extended substationsNational Contracting Company (Saudi Arabia)Kuwait Oil Company5202/02/07
Construction design at Sabah al-Ahmed townshipAl-Dowailah Engineering Consultants & Construction ManagersPublic Authority for Housing Welfare1409/02/07
Design/consultancy for upgrading of fifth ring-roadAl-Dowai;ah Eng/Pacific Consultants (Japan)Ministry of Public Worksna09/02/07
Construction of Gathering Centre 24, Sabriya fieldSK Engineering & Construction (South Korea)Kuwait Oil Company62116/02/07
Qatar
Al-Shaheen offshore project (package 16)Sime Darby Engineering (Malaysia)Maersk Oil Qatar60016/02/07
Al-Shaheen offshore project (package 14)Larsen & Toubro (India)Maersk Oil Qatar25023/02/07
Supply of equipment for Pearl GTL, Ras LaffanSulzer Chemtech (Switzerland)Qatar Petroleumna23/02/07
Saudi Arabia
Maintenance, Rusayl power plantWood Group Gas Turbine Services (UK)Suez Energy International (Belgium)9202/02/07
PP and LDPE process package, JubailSamsung Engineering Company (South Korea)/Simon Carves (UK)Saudi Kayan Petrochemical Company70002/02/07
Dredging and reclamation project, ManifaJan de Nul (Belgium)Saudi Aramco1,10009/02/07
PP and phenolics packages, JubailDaelim Industrial Company (South Korea)/Tecnicas Reunidas (Spain)Saudi Kayan Petrochemical Company1,00009/02/07
Front-end engineering and design, Jubail vinyl complaxTechnip (France)Arabian Petrochemical Company (Petrokemya)na09/02/07
Islamic Port development, JeddahHalcrow (UK)Saudi Tade & Export Development Company (Tusdeer)na09/02/07
Installing oil-fired turbines at PP9 power plant in RiyadhArabian Bemco ContractingSaudi Electricity Company (SEC)65323/02/07
Installing air cooling system at PP9 power plantArabian Bemco ContractingSaudi Electricity Company (SEC)9516/02/07
Relocating turbine from Najran to Hail power plantArabian Bemco ContractingSaudi Electricity Company (SEC)4616/02/07
Building processing facilities at Shaybah oil fieldNesmaSNC/Lavalin (Canada)na23/02/07
Engineering and design for PBT complex in YanbuFoster Wheeler (US)Osos Petrochemical Companyna23/02/07
Sudan
Road Buildig at Al-Mogran, near KhartoumKAS al-Faghan/KASAlsunut Development Company2016/02/07
UAE
Offshore associated gas project, Abu DhabiTechnip (France)Abu Dhabi Gas Liquefaction Company (Adgas)61002/02/07
Marine works, Shams Abu DhabiAthena (Greece)Sorough Real Estate1702/02/07
Wadi Walk phases, City of Arabia, DubailandDhabi Contracting/Al-Nekreh ContractingDubailand32602/02/07
Substation, reem island, Abu DhabiABB (Europe)Abu Dhabi Water & Electricity Authority (ADWEA)1702/02/07
Park Rotana at Khalifa park, Abu DhabiTerna (Greece)Al-Mada Tourism Investment Company17009/02/07
Building of two office towers at Burj DubaiSamsung Corporation (South Korea)/Baytur (Turkey)Emaar properties22509/02/07
Building of substation on Saadiyat island, Abu DhabiSiemens (Germany)Abu Dhabi Water & Electricity Authority (ADWEA)15009/02/07
Ruwais sulphur handling terminal, Abu DhabiDodsal (Dubai)Abu Dhabi Oil refining Company (Takreer)30016/02/07
Building of Landmark tower, Abu Dhabi islandAl-Habtoor Engineering Enterprises/Consolidated Contractors International Company (Greece)Department of President’s Affairs38116/02/07
Building of passenger terminal, Jebel Ali islandArabtec Construction/Max Boegl (Germany)Dubai’s Department of Civil Aviation6616/02/07
Building of drainage/sewerage system, Dubai World CentralArabtec Engineering ServicesDubai’s Department of Civil Aviation13323/02/07
Building of 12 patrol boatsAbu Dhabi Ship BuildingUAE Armed Forces3523/02/07
Total8,130

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