The packages cover site preparation works in both Jubail and Yanbu, and vary in value between SR200m ($53m) and SR400m.

They will be awarded in July and August. Construction is expected to take two years.

In May, the Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu awarded a SR527m housing contract to the local Redico to build two sets of housing units, comprising 412 residential units in total (MEED 5:5:08).