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Penspen awarded £12m Kuwait construction contract

Penspen and its project partner JQEC awarded £12m three-year construction supervision contract by Kuwait Ministry of Electricity and Water for its power stations rehabilitation project. Jassim Qabazard Engineering Consultants (JQEC), a Kuwaiti multidisciplinary Architectural & Engineering consulting company and  Penspen, a leading global provider of engineering and project management services to the energy industry have signed an agreement with the Ministry of Electricity and Water (MEW), Government of Kuwait for supervision services of five power stations in the country. The project management consultancy contract, signed in March 2019, will be valid for a duration of three years. Pensp ...

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SNC-Lavalin and Florexx sign UAE refinery EPC contract

SNC-Lavalin has signed an exclusive agreement with Florexx International Investments LLC for the extended basic engineering and subsequent design and delivery of an Advanced Topping Refinery in the UAE. Under the exclusive agreement, SNC-Lavalin will carry out the initial basic engineering, master planning, process technology evaluation and selection to support project financial investment decisio ...

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Nakheel awards $122m Deira Islands bridge contract Dubai

Master developer Nakheel has signed a contract worth AED66 million for a spectacular, choreographed fountain at The Pointe, its new, AED800 million waterfront dining and entertainment destination on Dubai’s world-famous Palm Jumeirah. The developer has appointed one of China’s largest fountain specialists, Beijing Water Design, to deliver and operate the fountain, which will cover a 12,000 square ...

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Saipem bags $1.3bn Middle East offshore pipeline contract

Saipem has been awarded a Pipeline Project in the E&C Offshore sector in the Middle East worth approximately 1.3 billion USD. The contract involves Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (EPCI) activities associated to two 32-inch export pipelines, two 24-inch Corrosion-Resistant Alloy (CRA) intrafield pipelines, risers, spool pieces and subsea structures also entailing a shor ...

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Mitsubishi picked for Port Rehabilitation contract in Iraq

Mitsubishi Corporation has been awarded a contract for port construction in the Republic of Iraq. Extended by the General Company for Ports of Iraq (GCPI), the contract covers a port rehabilitation project in the country’s southern region of Basra, and is valued at approximately 110 million US dollars. The project is being funded through ODA loans provided by the Japan International Cooperation Ag ...

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SNC-Lavalin wins EPC Makkah district cooling contract

SNC-Lavalin has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract by Central District Cooling Company, a subsidiary of Saudi Tabreed, for the expansion of its Jabal Omar Development Company (JODC) district cooling scheme in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. Under the contract, SNC-Lavalin is responsible for the design, procurement, construction and commissioning of an additional cooling ...

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TechnipFMC Awarded EPCC Contracts for Two Fertilizer Plants in India

TechnipFMC in consortium with L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering (LTHE), a wholly owned subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro Limited, has been awarded by Hindustan Urvarak and Rasayan Limited (HURL) – a Joint Venture Company of three Indian Public Sector Companies, IOCL, NTPC and CIL – major Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning (EPCC) contracts for two state-of-the-art, n ...

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Gammon scoops £139m contract to build a data centre in Singapore

Gammon Pte. Limited, a subsidiary of Gammon Construction Limited, has been awarded a data centre project in Singapore for Global Switch, a leading owner, operator and developer of large-scale, carrier and cloud neutral, multi-tenanted data centres across Europe and Asia-Pacific. Located in the Woodlands area of Singapore, the data centre will comprise a six-storey precast structure containing ten ...

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New GES contract win for WorleyParsons Saudi Arabia

WorleyParsons has been awarded a General Engineering Service (GES) contract by Yanbu Aramco Sinopec Refining Company (YASREF) to help optimize the production of its facilities. WorleyParsons will offer all engineering & consultancy services for the refinery, which includes Feasibility studies, basic/concept studies, detailed engineering, procurement and construction support, and pre-commission ...

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Wood wins contract to expand Tasiast gold mine in Mauritania

Wood is providing engineering, procurement and construction management services to Kinross Gold Corporation (Kinross Gold) for the Phase Two expansion of the Tasiast gold mine in Mauritania. The award follows Wood’s early involvement in the project executing the feasibility study for the Phase Two expansion and reinforces the company’s longstanding global leadership in the development of gold mine ...

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