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 the 24th of January 2012, the signing ceremony of the “Construction of Al-Qurayyat Open Cycle Power Plant”

On the 24th of January 2012, the signing ceremony of the “Construction of Al-Qurayyat Open Cycle Power Plant”

was held at the Saudi Electricity Company office in Faisaliyah Tower, Riyadh.

The Contract was signed by Eng. Ali S. Al-Barrak President and CEO of SEC and Mr. Henry M. Sarkissian, CEO of Arabian Bemco.

Located north-east of Saudi Arabia, the new open cycle power plant will add a net output of 120 MW to the existing 250 MW plant by installing 2 GTGs and 2 GSTUs including all support facilities and balance of plant.


The extension to the power generation plant is aimed to cover the extra demand requested in the north-eastern region and is expected to be completed in the 3rd quarter of 2013.