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


UIDC is a newly established development company with 1 Billion US$ committed investment,

UIDC is a newly established development company with 1 Billion US$ committed investment,

that will invest and participate in large infrastructure projects primarily in the power and desalination sector in the Middle East and other surrounding countries as the opportunities come forward.

The track record and credentials of its parent companies Arabian Bemco and Gulf Power International with the background and experience of its Professional Staff will give UIDC the necessary resources to be one of the leading developers. UIDC has offices in Saudi Arabia and Bahrain.

UIDC is currently participating in Ras Az Zawr IWPP (1600 MW of Power & 40,000 M3/day water) in Saudi Arabia and Shuweihat S2 IWPP (1600MW of power & 100 MIGD of water) in Abu Dhabi. Also, UIDC have expressed interest to participate in Rabigh IPP (1200 MW of Power) by Saudi Electricity Company (SEC). The parent company of UIDC, Arabian Bemco Contracting Company have a very long & successful relationship with SEC and long established relationship and credentials with local and regional banks. UIDC will benefit from Bemco’s vast knowledge and experience in the power generation field.

In addition, UIDC is in discussion with SBG & MMC to work on JIZAN IWPP.

We have selected POWER-GEN Middle East 2008 Exhibition as a platform to present UIDC as an emerging developer company in the Gulf region. POWER-GEN Middle East is the region’s leading event for the power generation, transmission & distribution and water industries, which is sponsored by UIDC

According to UIDC - CEO, Mr. Hans-Dieter Martin, who has a long experience in the field and worked many years with Siemens, envisage his target to make UIDC one of the largest Development Companies in the region and attract strategic investors.