Siemens has signed contracts with state-owned General Electricity Company of Libya (GECOL) to expand power generation capacity by 1.3GW in the country.
Chicago Bridge & Iron (CB&I) has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract worth more than $95m by Saudi Aramco Shell Refinery (SASREF) for the modernisation and expansion of the refinery in Al-Jubail city, Saudi Arabia.
Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco) has awarded a $4.2bn contract to Tecnicas Reunidas and its joint venture partners Technip and Samsung for the Bapco Modernization Program (BMP).
Abu Dhabi-based National Petroleum Constructions Company (NPCC) has bagged a $326m engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract from Saudi Aramco for its offshore platforms and two pipelines at its Al Safaniya oilfields.
GE has completed construction work on the 1.5GW Badr substation in Cairo, Egypt and work on connecting the facility to the national grid.
Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) and GlassPoint Solar have completed work on the first block of the 1GW Miraah solar plant in Oman.
A consortium of IFC and other lenders has granted $653m in debt package for 13 solar projects at the Benban Solar Park near the city of Aswan in Egypt.
Norwegian firm Scatec Solar (SSO) and partners have reached financial close on six solar PV power plants in Egypt.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Green Climate Fund (GCF) and the Dutch Development Bank (FMO) have granted $87m in funding for the construction and operation of two solar photovoltaic (PV) power plants in Egypt.
Spanish renewable energy company Acciona Energía has teamed up with Swicorp (Saudi Arabia) to build and own three identical photovoltaic plants in Egypt.
The hydrocarbon division of Indian engineering conglomerate Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has won an EPC contract worth INR17bn ($264m) for the construction of an oil pipeline in Kuwait.
A consortium of CB&I and Saipem has bagged an EPC contract to construct storage tanks for Greenfield Refinery in Oman.
A consortium comprising Saudi Arabia-based ACWA Power and Shanghai Electric has won an AED14.2bn ($3.86bn) contract to build fourth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park located in Seih Al-Dahal in Dubai.
Salalah Methanol Company (SMC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Oman Oil Company (OOC), has secured a $728m recourse project financing for its ammonia plant in Oman.
GE Renewable Energy has bagged a contract from Star Pumped Storage to deliver a 344MW Kokhav Hayarden hydro pumped storage station in Israel.
Petrofac and Samsung Engineering’s equal stake joint venture (JV) has been awarded a $2bn contract by the Duqm Refinery and Petrochemical Industries (DRPIC) in the southern part of Oman.
A consortium of Passavant Energy & Environment (PE&E), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Drake & Scull International (DSI), and Aziz Company for Contracting and Industrial Investment (ACCII) has won a SAR268m ($71.5m) contract to build South Dhahran Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Saudi Arabia.
Italian offshore contractor Saipem and oil and gas company Petrobel have finalised offshore contract variations valued at $900m for engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) contract off the Egyptian coast.
Export Development Canada (EDC) has provided $72m in financing within the larger $655m senior project finance banking facilities for Phase 3 of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park (Solar Park) in Dubai.
Siemens has won an order to supply key power generation equipment for the Sabiya Extension three combined cycle power plant in Kuwait.