Middle East contracts awarded: June 2007

02 July 2007

Almost $5bn worth of contracts were awarded across the Middle East region in June, according to this selected checklist compiled from MEED reports throughout the month.

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Table: Contracts awarded in June 2007

ProjectContractorClientEstimated value ($m)MEED issue
Algeria
Engineering work on Block 405b, Berkine BasinGenesis Oil & Gas Consultants (France)First Calgary Petroleums (Canada)na08/06/07
Build gas-fired power plantsGeneral Electric (US)Sonelgazna08/06/07
Bahrain
Build Manama interchangeNass ContractingWorks & Housing Ministry2715/06/07
First-phase construction for Reef IslandAl-Hamad Contracting Company (UAE)Lulu Tourism Company16015/06/07
Egypt
Consultancy on Abu Qir plant extensionPower Generation Engineering & Services Company (local/US)West Delta Electricity Production Companyna08/06/07
Build El-Tebbine substationSiemens (Germany)na2615/06/07
Kuwait
Project management and engineering servicesAmec (UK)Kuwait National Petroleum Company80.301/06/07
Well completion, equipment and associated servicesRaith Engineering & Manufacturing CompanyKuwait Oil Company20.801/06/07
Upgrade distillation units, Doha West desalination plantBabcock (Germany)/Al Alghanim General Trading & ContractingMinistry of Electricity & Water10501/06/07
Management consultancy servicesBooz Allen Hamilton (US)Kuwait Oil Companyna08/06/07
Build water tanks at SubiyaKhalid Ali al-Kharafi & BrothersMinistry of Electricity & Water48.608/06/07
Libya
Market research and analysis, Madinat al-HanaTameer Holding (UAE)Tatweer Propertyna29/06/07
Oman
Construct bulk liquid storage tanks, Sohar PortIndian Oiltanking CompanyOiltanking Odjfell Terminals & Company11001/06/07
Qatar
Build Umm Bab cement plantFL Smidth (Denmark)Gulf Cement Company22315/06/07
Subsea pipelines package, Qatargas 3 & 4J Ray McDermottQatar Liquified Gas Company (Qatargas)10029/06/07
Build second phase North road schemeTekfen (Turkey)Public Works Authority (Ashghal)57229/06/07
Design consultancy, bank headquartersYamasaki (US)International Bank of Qatarna29/06/07
Saudi Arabia
Upgrade water treatment facilities, Juaymah gas plantArabian BemcoSaudi Aramco4701/06/07
Ammonia plant construction, Ras al-ZourSamsung Company (South Korea)Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Maaden)1,00001/06/07
Engineering, procurement, construction for amines plant, JubailSamsung Company (South Korea)Saudi Kayan Petrochemical Company40001/06/07
Process automation technology for Ibn Zahr polypropylene project, JUbailHoneywell (US)Samsung Engineerig Company (South Korea)na01/06/07
PP8 power plant expansionAl-Toukhi ContractingSaudi Electricity Company12301/06/07
Utilities upgrade, Juaymah gas plantArabian Bemco ContractingSaudi Aramco3801/06/07
Process design for coker unit, Jubail export refineryFoster Wheeler (US)Saudi Aramcona08/06/07
Civil, electromechanical, instrumentation and overhead power line works, KhuraisAhmad Nassir Albinali & Sons CompanySaudi Aramcona15/06/07
Build higher college for women at YanbuAl-Bawani CompanyRoyal Commission for Jubail & Yanbu5115/06/07
 
Provide design package for Khursaniyah gas plantJacobs Engineering (US)Saudi Aramcona29/06/07
First-phase construction, King Abdullah roadSaudi OgerArriyadh Development Authority18629/06/07
Syria
Engineering, procurement and construction for greenfield cement plantFL Smidth (Denmark)Syrian Cement Companyna29/06/07
UAE
Second-phase expansion, Abu Dhabi National Exhibition CentreArabtec ConstructionAbu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company21108/06/07
Build Sky View residential towerPioneer ConstructionHalcon Real Estate3508/06/07
Programme construction and management servicesKEO International ConsultantsAbu Dhabi Municipalityna15/06/07
Dredging and reclamation, Mina al-FajerTidalmarine EngineeringMina al-Fajer16415/06/07
Build Hilton Beach Hotel, Ras al-KhaimahConstruction technology ContractingRAK government8115/06/07
Supply two gas turbine-driven turbo compressor trainsGE Oil & Gas (Italy)Abu Dhabi Gas Liquefaction Companyna22/06/07
Build Ocean Heights tower, Dubai MarinaArabtec ConstructionDamac17722/06/07
Project management servicesHill International (US)Dubai International Financial Centrena22/06/07
Fourth phase Dubai bypassWade Adams ContractingRoads & Transport Authority7822/06/07
Feasibility study for carbon capture and storageSNC Lavelin (Canada)Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Adfec)na29/06/07
Main construction, Elite Residence towerArabian Construction Company (local/Lebanese)Tameer Holding16529/06/07
Main construction, Baniyas Commercial ComplexTarget EngineeringBaniyas Investment & Development Company16629/06/07
Build residences and substations, Jumeirah HeightsTarget EngineeringNakheel10429/06/07
Main construction contract, HHHR towerAl-Ahmadiah Hip King (local/Hong Kong)Sheikh hamdan bi Rashid al-Maktoum20429/06/07
Main construction contract, Smart HeightsEngineering Contracting CompanyDamac Propertiesna29/06/07
Total4,702.7

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