HHI Complete Power Plant Construction in Saudi Arabia

12 April 2011 (Last Updated April 12th, 2011 18:30)

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has completed the construction of a $1.1bn gas-powered power station in Jubail, Saudi Arabia. The power plant, said to be the biggest gas-powered station in the world, has an output capacity of 2,750MW, which is equivalent to 10% of nation's total power ou

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has completed the construction of a $1.1bn gas-powered power station in Jubail, Saudi Arabia.

The power plant, said to be the biggest gas-powered station in the world, has an output capacity of 2,750MW, which is equivalent to 10% of nation's total power output.

In 2007, a consortium comprising of Hyundai Heavy, GE and France's Sidem received a $2.7bn contract from the state-run utilities firm Marafiq to build the power and desalination plant.