Saudi Aramco - ZOFD: Onshore: Hydrocarbons Processing Facilities: Package 1

General Information
Owner Saudi Aramco
Masterplan Project (Parent Profile) Saudi Aramco – Zuluf Oil Field Development: Onshore – Saudi Arabia
Location Dhahran, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia
Status --
Sector Oil, Upstream, Oil Extraction
Contract Type Engineering Procurement Construction (EPC)
Onshore/Offshore Onshore
Greenfield/Brownfield Greenfield
Progress 0
Estimated Budget Value ---
Contract Value 0
Net Value $1500m
Award Date January 2022
Completion Date December 2025
Last Updated On January 2022
ProjectId (Old, New) 46273, 294468


Saudi Aramco is planning the construction of the onshore central processing facilities in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia.

The US$1,500 million project includes the following:

1. Construction of hydrocarbons processing facilities

2. Construction of a gas-oil separation unit

3. Construction of a wet crude handling facility

4. Construction of a crude storage facility

5. Construction of a crude shipping facility

6. Construction of a gas compression facility

7. Construction of a gas conditioning facility

8. Laying of pipelines

9. Installation of safety & security systems

Second Section

19 January 2022

The main contract bids are still under evaluation and expected to be awarded by the end of January 2022.

09 January 2022

The client is in the final negotiations with contractors to award the project.

23 November 2021

The main contract bids are under evaluation and the following companies have submitted the bids: Saipem, Hyundai E&C, Larsen & Toubro, SEPCO, Samsung Engineering, JGC Corporation, and Technip.

07 November 2021

The technical bids and the commercial bids have been submitted and SEPCO is one amongst the bidders.

19 September 2021

The technical bid submission deadline has been extended from September 11, 2021 to October 24, 2021 and the commercial bid submission deadline has been extended from September 25, 2021 to October 31, 2021. (Source: MEED)

10 August 2021

The technical bid submission deadline has been extended from August 12, 2021 to September 11, 2021 and the commercial bid submission deadline has been extended from September 2, 2021 to September 25, 2021. (Source: MEED)

30 June 2021

Client has extended the technical bid submission date till August 12, 2021 and the commercial bid submission till September 2, 2021. (Source: MEED)

07 June 2021

The following companies are preparing to bid for the project: Saipem, Hyundai E&C, Larsen & Toubro, SEPCO, and Tecnicas Reunidas.

15 April 2021

The main contract tender has been issued with the bid submission due on July 21, 2021 and it is expected to be awarded by December 2021. (Source: MEED)

20 January 2021

JGC, Tecnicas Reunidas, JV of Hyundai E&C and Daelim, JV of Samsung and Maire Tecnimont, JV of SK E&C and Hyundai Heavy Industries are the pre-qualified shortlisted companies.

08 November 2020

ITB is not yet issued and expected to be issued by early 2021.

13 August 2020

The PQ submission has taken place on August 12, 2020 and JGC Corporation, Saipem, Tecnicas Reunidas, Hyundai E&C, Samsung E&C, POSCO E&C amongst the few other's have submitted the PQ documents.

30 June 2020

The PQ submission date has been further extended to August 12, 2020.

12 April 2020

The PQ submission date has been further extended to June 30, 2020.

27 February 2020

The PQ submission date has been further extended to March 11, 2020.

20 February 2020

The PQ submission date has been extended to February 25, 2020.

10 February 2020

SOI has been re-issued with the submission due on February 16, 2020, and the ITB is expected to be issued in March 2020 with the submission due in July 2020. The contract is expected to be awarded by December 2020.

04 November 2019

ITB is not yet issued and expected to be issued by early 2020.

02 July 2019

The issue of ITB has been further postponed to October 2019.

29 April 2019

The issue of ITB has been postponed to July 2019 and the main contract is expected to be awarded in Q2 2020. (Source: MEED)

03 April 2019

Jacobs is working as the FEED contractor on the project.

22 March 2019

The tender will be issued on May 1, 2019, with the bid closing date of July 31, 2019.

11 March 2019

The solicitation of interest has been issued.