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November 29, 2021

Shuqaiq Steam Power Plant, Saudi Arabia

By Carmen

Shuqaiq Steam Power Plant is a 2,640MW oil fired power project. It is located in Jizan, Saudi Arabia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2019.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 2,640 2,640 Active Jizan, Saudi Arabia Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering


The project was developed by Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering and is currently owned by Saudi Electricity.

It is a steam turbine power plant.

The project cost is $4,000m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 2019.

Contractors Involved

Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering was selected to render EPC services for the oil fired power project.

GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Oil fired project. The company provided 4 steam turbines, each with 660MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the project.

Hyundai Heavy Industries Power Systems supplied steam boiler for the project.

About Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering

Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering Co Ltd (Korea Shipbuilding), formerly Hyundai Heavy Industries Co Ltd is one of the major shipbuilding companies in the world. It manufactures VLCCs, containerships, P/C ships, LNG carriers, and warships. Its offering also includes power plants, oil and gas processing plant, LNG plant, refinery plant, petrochemical plant, process equipment, nuclear component and boiler and high voltage generators. The company provides engines for ships, diesel power plants, industrial and marine pumps and hydraulic machinery. It also manufactures construction equipment and wheel loaders. The company has operations in North America, Asia and Europe. HHI is headquartered in Ulsan, Republic of Korea.


All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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