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July 23, 2019

Power industry tenders in Middle East and Africa for June 2019 up 40%

Middle East and Africa power industry tenders activity in June 2019 saw 165 tenders announced, marking a rise of 40% over the last 12-month average of 118, according to GlobalData’s power database.

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Middle East and Africa power industry tenders in June 2019: South Africa leads activity

Looking at tenders by country, South Africa led the activity in June 2019 with 56 tenders and a share of 33.9%, up 0.1% over the previous month and up 51% when compared with the last 12 month-average.

In second place was Oman with 41 tenders and a share of 24.8% and in third place was Botswana with eight tenders and a share of 4.8% during the month.

Looking at the last 12-month average, South Africa held the top spot with 37 tenders, followed by Oman with nine and Saudi Arabia with seven tenders.

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Thermal is top technology area for tenders in June 2019

Looking at tenders divided by the type of technology, Thermal accounted for the largest proportion with 26 tenders and a 63.4% share, followed by Solar with seven tenders and a 17.1% share and Hydro with five tenders and a 12.2% share.

Looking at power industry tenders divided by segment in Middle East and Africa as tracked by GlobalData, T&D Equipment was the most popular segment in June 2019, with 68 tenders, followed by T&D Project (56) and Generation Equipment (24).

The proportion of tenders by category tracked by GlobalData in the month was as follows:

  1. Supply & Erection with 87 tenders and a 52.7% share
  2. Repair, Maintenance, Upgrade & Others with 42 tenders and a 25.5% share
  3. Project Implementation with 27 tenders and a 16.4% share.

Power tenders in June 2019: Top companies by capacity

The top issuers of tenders for the month in terms of power capacity involved in Middle East and Africa were:

  1. Kuwait Authority for Partnership Projects (Kuwait) with 2,000MW from one tender
  2. Electricity Generation Company Malawi (Malawi) with 250MW from one tender
  3. Germany Trade & Invest (Germany) with 48MW capacity from one tender.

All publicly-announced tenders are included in this analysis drawn from GlobalData’s Power database, which covers power plants, T&D projects, equipment markets, analysis reports, capacity and generation, and tracks tenders and contracts on a real-time basis.

More in-depth reports and analysis on all reported tenders are available for subscribers to GlobalData’s Power database.

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