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


Sponsorship Appreciation Certificate which was presented to Mr. Henry Sarkissian, CEO of Arabian Bemco by H.E.

Sponsorship Appreciation Certificate which was presented to Mr. Henry Sarkissian, CEO of Arabian Bemco by H.E.Dr. Saleh Bin Hussein Al-Awaji, Deputy Minister for Electricity and Chairman of the Saudi Electricity Company.

During the Exhibition Opening Inauguration held on May 29, 2011, a Platinum Sponsorship Award was presented to Mr. Ali Joudah of Arabian Bemco by H.E. Dr. Saleh Bin Hussein Al-Awaji to honor Arabian Bemco’s collaboration and support to the event.

The objective of this Forum is to implement government directives to increase intensively the awareness of energy conservation, raise electricity efficiency, and highlight the subsequent advantages for individual user, residential, commercial and industrial institutions utilizing local and international experiences for this domain with a special focus on utilizing alternative resources for increasing power output and efficiency by using the latest technology, preserving the green environment, and reducing gas pollution deriving from power and industrial plants to a level acceptable by international standards.

Conference sessions was held on the 29th and 30th of May 2011 with prominent speakers from Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Syria, Sudan, India, and USA carefully selected by the Forum Committee according to their expertise and specialization. Conference topics include Facing Power Demand Challenges in Saudi Arabia, Electricity Efficiency for Buildings, Ideas for Electricity Consumption in Large Shopping Malls and Industrial Complexes, Design of Solar Pads in Large and Small Scale, Motives Towards Upgrading the Electric Network, Innovation for Air-conditioning, Power Cards Program in Kuwait, Increasing Efficiency for Window-Type Air-conditioning, The Importance of Producing Power Output from Heat Recovery for the GCC, etc.

The exhibition will bring together suppliers and contractors for Electricity, Air-conditioning, and Lighting and it welcomes local and international visitors interested in electricity efficiency and/or specialized companies.