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.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has awarded a contract to supply, extend and commission water pipelines in Dubai.
The third phase for the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai has reached financial close.
Electricité de France (EDF), a French electric utility company, has bagged an AED58m ($15.8m) consultancy contract from the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) for the pumped-storage hydroelectric power station at Hatta Dam in Dubai, UAE.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has received the lowest international bid of $9.45 per kilowatt hour for a 200MW concentrated solar power (CSP) plant project.
Air Liquide Engineering & Construction has secured a contract worth around €100m from Chinese energy firm Yankuang Group to design and build three air separation units (ASUs).
Spanish firm Duro Felguera has bagged an AED798m ($217.2m) contract from Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) for the third phase of K-Station at Jebel Ali Power Station.
German engineering services firm Siemens has secured a contract worth €790M from Qatar General Water & Electricity Corporation (KAHRAMAA) for the expansion of the country's power transmission network.
A joint venture (JV) of Spain-based Abengoa and Italy-based Fisia Italimpianti has won a contract to build a desalination plant in Saudi Arabia.