Egis awarded Site Supervision and Contract Management Services for SWPC Project of Shuqaiq-3 IWP in Saudi Arabia

In line with Saudi Arabia’s 2030 Vision, the Kingdom has schedued executing a large number of water projects to ensure the future reliable provision of water supplies for the well-being and quality of life for all citizens.

The Client, Saudi Water Partnership Company, has launched several projects under a PPP scheme and among them Shuqaiq 3 desalination plant.

The plant, located on the Red Sea coast in the town of Shuqaiq, some 137 km north of Jizan, will use reverse osmosis (RO) membrane technology with the capacity to produce 450,000m³ of fresh water on a daily basis. It will also incorporate a solar photovoltaic facility to reduce its power consumption.

Shuqaiq – 3 is scheduled for completion in 2021.