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Hitachi ABB Power Grids consortium awarded major contract for first ever large-scale HVDC interconnection in Middle East & North Africa

Posted: October 5, 2021 at 7:32 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The groundbreaking intercontinental link will enable the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Arab Republic of Egypt to exchange electricity, increase grid resilience and support a carbon-neutral future. Hitachi ABB Power Grids today announced that it is the lead in a consortium that has been awarded a major contract worth several hundreds of millions of […]

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Orascom Construction, Hitachi ABB ink contracts for Egypt-Saudi power link

Posted: October 5, 2021 at 3:43 pm   /   Electricity & Power

OC-led consortium signs contract for electricity grid connection with KSA: An Orascom Construction-led consortium signed a contract with the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) to connect the national power grids of Egypt and Saudi Arabia, according to an OC press release. out today. The long-awaited project — the first inter-continent high-voltage direct current (HDVC) project in the world, according to […]

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Aldrees Petroleum

Saudi service station provider Aldrees Petroleum plans Egypt expansion

Posted: July 27, 2021 at 8:38 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Saudi’s Aldrees Petroleum looks to grow in Egypt. Saudi Arabia’s Aldrees Petroleum and Transport Services is planning to expand into Egypt by opening 60 fuel stations in the country during 2H2021, according to Arab News. Aldrees has reportedly submitted a request to acquire existing service stations in Egypt, but is awaiting a response. The Saudi […]

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Hitachi ABB Power Grids signs contract with GCCIA to improve infrastructure, paving way for Egypt-KSA connection

Posted: September 1, 2020 at 12:18 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Hitachi ABB Power Grids awarded three-year contract by Gulf Cooperation Council Interconnection Authority to improve the power infrastructure using innovative system models and pave the way for the connection between Egypt & KSA GCCIA signs up to Hitachi ABB Power Grids’ new reliability-based digital ‘RelCare’ service solution for optimized asset lifecycle management Hitachi ABB Power […]

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Egypt, Saudi Arabia sign MoU to share oil experience

Posted: April 18, 2018 at 1:10 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt and Saudi Arabia have inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the exchange of petroleum and mining information, Egypt Oil & Gas reported on Sunday. The MoU was signed by the Egyptian petroleum minister Tarek El-Molla and the Saudi energy minister Khaled al Falih on the sidelines of the 16th International Energy Forum Ministerial […]

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Maridive wins vessel contracts worth $14 million in KSA, Tunisia

Posted: January 31, 2018 at 4:14 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Maridive and Oil Services has landed two contracts, one each in Saudi Arabia and Tunisia, worth a combined USD 14 million, Al Mal reports. The company signed a contract with a Saudi client to rent one vessel for seven years beginning in February, and another contract with a Tunisian client for a three-year terms starting […]

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Saudi Aramco: Mapping the Red Sea

Posted: November 6, 2017 at 3:51 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Saudi Aramco undertakes an unprecedented geological task on the Kingdom’s West Coast as we look to first understand, and then uncover, the treasures buried beneath the waters of the Red Sea. The task of mapping the seabed was colossal. Almost a decade ago, Saudi Aramco made the decision to conduct the world’s largest single hydrographic […]

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GE’s new Badr substation in Egypt connects 1.5 GW to the grid

Posted: November 4, 2017 at 7:55 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The Badr substation will play a strategic role in the future Egypt-Saudi Arabia Interconnection Project. The Badr substation will connect the upcoming Egypt – Saudi Arabia Interconnection Project, helping to deliver electricity to over 1 million homes. The new substation will secure power supply with minimum loss of transferred power. GE will also provide local […]

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