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 10th of July 2012, Arabian Bemco received two Awards for Outstanding Performance and Completion of 8 Gas Turbines at Power Plant No. 10 (Block C1) Project.

On the 10th of July 2012, Arabian Bemco received two Awards for Outstanding Performance and Completion of 8 Gas Turbines at Power Plant No. 10 (Block C1) Project.

The first award was presented by GE, Mr. Tomas Eldahouk, Porto Folio Manager and Mr. Eissa Ageeli, Executive Account Manager for “the Successful Completion of 8 GT’s at PP10 Block C1” and was received by Mr. Henry Sarkissian, CEO of Arabian Bemco. The second award was presented for “Outstanding Performance and Team Work” and was received by Mr. Bassem Haddad Sr. Project Manager and Mr. Abed Shakour Salaimeh Sr. Construction Manager.

The celebration took place in Riyadh Power Plant No. 10 with the presence of Saudi Electricity Company, Mr. Khalid Al-Harbi Manager Generation Projects - COA and Mr. Zayed Al-Saeed Dept. Manager Generation Projects COA & East (A) wherein Bemco efforts for completing the project on time was commended.

Block C1 is an extension to the main PP10 Project by adding 8 x 85 MW Gas Turbine Generator units and interfacing with the existing PP10 facilities and utilities.