Major Projects

Riyadh Power Plant No.9 Combined Cycle (5,980 MW)

The combined cycle plant (PP9) has been built on a site of 3.2 million square meter about 54km east of Riyadh. This construction, together with an expansion of the existing PP 9 facility, made Riyadh the largest crude oil-fired power plant in the world. Arabian Bemco Contracting Company was awarded the project by SEC. Works Started in 1995,

Riyadh Power Plant No.10 Combined Cyle (4,600 MW)

On June 30, 2008 Arabian Bemco was awarded a S.R 11 billion (USD 3 billion) contract with SEC for a turnkey supply and installationof a 2,600 MW power geneartion plant (PP10) built on an area of 5 million square meter outside the capital of Saudi Arabia, Riyadh.This is a Greenfield project that will initially install 36 GTG simple cycle base loaded gas turbines on

Qurayyah Combined Cycle Project (4,600 MW)

On June 11, 2007, Arabian Bemco was awarded a SR 2.1 billion (USD 570 Million) contract with SEC to build the 2,500 MW Qurrayah Open Cycle Power Plant in the Eastern Province of KSA. Under the engineering, civil construction and mechanical erection package, Arabian Bemco will install gas-fired turbines at the plant supplied by

Riyadh Power Plant No.12 Combined Cycle (2,175 MW)

On May 16, 2012, Arabian Bemco signed a S.R 4.7 billion contract (USD 1.3 billion) with the Saudi Electricity Company to build a Grass Root Combined Cycle Power Plant in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The plant is located 100 KM West of Riyadh City. Once completed, the new grass root combined cycle power plant (PP12) will produce

On May 21, 2012, MEED Quality Awards for Projects 2012, in association with Ernst & Young, hosted a dinner in Abu Dhabi to celebrate the national winners

On May 21, 2012, MEED Quality Awards for Projects 2012, in association with Ernst & Young, hosted a dinner in Abu Dhabi to celebrate the national winners

selected from each country in the GCC and from every industrial category; i.e. Oil & Gas, Power & Water Desalination, Water Reuse, Industrial, Leisure & Tourism, Social, Building, Sustainable and Transport projects. On this occasion, MEED announced Arabian Bemco as the winner for the best Power and Desalination Project in the GCC for 2012.

The projects were evaluated based on economic and social feasibility, design and architecture, engineering and sustainability by six judges from Bahrain, Kuwait,


Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and U.A.E. The MEED Quality Awards are for completed and successful projects that deliver value for their owners and users.

Amongst the hundreds of nominated projects this year, Riyadh Power Plant No. 10 stood out as the region’s best. Valued at $2.9 billion and consisting of 32 GTGs generating approximately 2,600 MW power to the central region, Riyadh PP10 is one of the largest single-contract Simple Cycle Power Plant and has


achieved outstanding success in quality during the delivery of the project taking into consideration the challenges overcome from design planning, to engineering and construction.

The award reflects Bemco’s commitment and dedication to quality and its high level of expertise in the GCC.