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Table: Contracts awarded up to 8 June 2009

Country Project Contractor Client Estimated value ($m) Date
Algeria Management of the Algerian port of Djen Djen and overseeing redevelopment of the site DP World Algerian Transport Ministry na 01/06/2009
Algeria Boost capacity of the country’s GK-3 gas transportation network. Pipeline construction work involves connecting the Hassi R’mel production hub in the centre of the country to the El-Kala port in the northeast Petrojet (Egypt) and Saipem (Italy) Sonatrach 1,300 07/06/2009
Algeria EPC contract to build an upstream gas processing plant at the Gassi Touil basin in eastern Algeria, covering the provision and installation of process units with capacity of 12 million cubic metres a day of gas JGC Corporation (Japan) Sonatrach 1,500 11/06/2009
Bahrain Four contracts covering 2007-2011 transmission network upgrade programme Areva (France), LS Cable (South Korea) and Saudi Cable Company Electricity & Water Authority 305 04/06/2009
Egypt Prepare requests for proposals for the various EPC portions of a power project, assess financing options and draft the project agreements. The project involves a 500kV direct current link connecting the 500kV Badr substation, 46 kilometres from Cairo, to the 380kV Medina East substation SNC Lavalin Egyptian Electricity Holding Company and Saudi Electricity Company (SEC) na 08/06/2009
Iran Develop phases 20 and 21 of the South Pars gas field Oil Industry & Engineering Company (OIEC) National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) na 02/06/2009
Iran Contract with CNPC covers the development of the upstream portion of phase 11 China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) NIOC 4,700 04/06/2009
Iran Build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant at Tombak on the Hormuzgan coast Daelim Industrial Company (South Korea) National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) 111 10/06/2009
Kuwait Installation of oil-filled 300kV ground cables in the Shuaiba area Exysm Corporation (Japan) Electricity & Water Ministry 32 01/06/2009
Libya Design and engineer four gas transmission lines, as well as prepare a strategic plan for the expansion of the country’s gas network Taqa Arabia (Egypt) Libyan government 165 08/06/2009
Libya Extension work comprises detailed engineering and construction work for the existing cooling water settlement basin Interbeton (The Netherlands) Zuetina Oil Company na 08/06/2009
Libya Project management consultancy work as part of development plans for a 100,000 barrel-a-day (b/d) gas oil separation plant in the Murzuq basin, 700 kilometres from Tripoli Foster Wheeler (US) Akakus Oil Operations 250 12/06/2009
Morocco Project management work on a new tram system in Casablanca. This involves supervising the project, from detailed designs to managing the construction work. It will also organise tendering for contractors Systra (France) na na 08/06/2009
Oman Construction of a 30,000-barrel-a-day bitumen refinery at Sohar Mashael Group (Bahrain) Sohar Industrial Port Company 200 01/06/2009
Oman Advise Oman’s Public Authority for Electricity & Water (PAEW) on developing and tendering the management contract for the sultanate’s water sector UK’s KPMG (financial adviser); UK’s Atkins (UK technical adviser); France’s Gide Loyrette Nouel with the local Al-Busaidy, Mansoor Jamal & Company (legal advisers) Oman’s Public Authority for Electricity & Water (PAEW) na 10/06/2009
Oman Upgrading and widening the road between Zurub and Buraimi into a dual carriageway Federici Stirling (Italy) and Batco (Lebanon) Oman’s Transport & Communication Ministry 59.4 10/06/2009
Qatar Engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract to build a 300,000-tonne-a-year (t/y) low density polyethylene (LDPE) plant. The facility will be the third at the site Uhde (Germany) Qatar Petrochemicals Company (Qapco) na 01/06/2009
Saudi Arabia Act as internal policies and procedures consultant. This involves examining the processes used by the Saudi firm at its head office and branches, before recommending changes. The review will extend to staffing, finance and management policies Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu (US) National Water Company na 03/06/2009
Saudi Arabia Supply two steam turbines and four gas turbines to Bahrain’s Addur independent water and power (IWPP) project as well as a 20-year agreement to supply parts, repairs and provide maintenance for the gas turbines GE (US) Electricity & Water Authority 500 10/06/2009
Saudi Arabia Build the Lamar Towers development in Jeddah. The project consists of two towers on the corniche Arabtec Saudi Arabia Cayan Investment & Development Company 532 11/06/2009
UAE Maintenance, repair and overhaul of the GP7200 engines that power Emirates’ fleet of Airbus A380 superjumbo aircraft Engine Alliance Emirates Airline 3,000 03/06/2009
UAE Oversee the expansion of the Abu Dhabi Polymers Company (Borouge) polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) plastics complex Bechtel (US) Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) na 07/06/2009
UAE EPC deal covering conceptual design, feasibility assessments for the project, basic engineering management services, and assistance with tendering the main construction contract for the project Mott MacDonald (UK) Solvochem na 08/06/2009
UAE Fourth phase of the Al-Khail road improvement scheme in the emirate involves replacing the existing roundabout at the intersection of Umm Suqeim road and Al-Khail road, with a free-flowing multi-level interchange Wade Adams Contracting Roads & Transport Authority 84 08/06/2009
UAE Provide building and engineering services for the 360-bed Cleveland Clinic on Al-Sowwah island, which includes a 220,000-square-metre hospital, a central utility plant and parking for 3,200 cars Aecom (US) Mubadala Development Company na 11/06/2009
  Total     12,738  
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