Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 33

13-August-2007

KUWAIT

Siemens-Led Consortium Wins Al-Zour Expansion Contract

Siemens Power Generation (PG), in partnership with Belgiums Cockerill Maintenance and Ingénierie (CMI), and Kuwaits Alghanim International, on 6 August said it had received a 600mn order from Kuwaits Energy Ministry to extend the al-Zour gas turbine power plant to form a combined cycle station. Its capacity will be expanded from 1,000mw to 1,600mw. In July Siemens PG signed a...