Middle East and Africa power plant tenders activity up 158% in November 2020

17 December 2020 (Last Updated December 17th, 2020 07:04)

Middle East and Africa power plant tenders activity up 158% in November 2020
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There were 31 power plant tenders announced in the Middle East and Africa region in November 2020, marking a rise of 158% over the last 12-month average of 12, according to GlobalData’s power industry tenders database.

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Power Plant stood at first place when compared with other power tender categories in the Middle East and Africa region in November 2020 with 31 tenders and a 34.1% share, followed by Generation Equipment with 23 tenders and a 25.3% share and T&D Equipment with 23 tenders and a 25.3% share during the month.

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

  1. Project Implementation: 26 tenders and an 83.9% share
  2. Consulting & Similar Services: four tenders and a 12.9% share
  3. Repair, Maintenance, Upgrade & Others: one tender and a 3.2% share.

Solar is top technology for Middle East and Africa power plant tenders in November 2020

Looking at power plant tenders by the type of technology in the Middle East and Africa region, solar accounted for 27 tenders with an 87.1% share, followed by hydro with three tenders and a 9.7% share and thermal with one tender and a 3.2% share.

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Middle East and Africa power plant tenders in November 2020: Top issuers by capacity

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

  1. DT Global and The Office of Civil Aviation and Airports: 5MW from one tender
  2. United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (Switzerland): 1.9MW from four tenders
  3. Eswatini Civil Aviation Authority: 0.85MW 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.