Abu Dhabi National Energy Company - Cogeneration Plant in Ruwais

General Information
Owner Abu Dhabi National Energy Company
Masterplan Project (Parent Profile) Taziz – Ruwais Petrochemical Derivative Complex – Abu Dhabi
Location Ar Ruways, Emirate of Abu Dhabi, UAE
Status --
Sector Power, Generation, Oil/Gas Power Plant
Contract Type Engineering Procurement Construction (EPC)
Onshore/Offshore Onshore
Greenfield/Brownfield Greenfield
Progress 0
Estimated Budget Value ---
Contract Value 0
Net Value $500m
Award Date December 2022
Completion Date March 2025
Last Updated On November 2022
ProjectId (Old, New) 360989, 360989


Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA) is undertaking the construction of a 200MW cogeneration plant ‘Project Volta’ in Ruwais, Abu Dhabi, the UAE.

The US$500 million project includes the following:

1. Construction of gas storage facilities

2. Construction of combustion chambers

3. Construction of powerhouses

4. Construction of substations

5. Construction of a cooling tower

6. Construction of access roads

7. Construction of parking facilities

8. Laying of transmission lines

9. Installation of gas turbines

10. Installation of generators

11. Installation of steam turbines

Second Section

10 November 2022

Adnoc and Taqa are evaluating the bids received in July and Adnoc is expected to shortlist two bidders imminently for the project. (Source: MEED)

12 October 2022

The client altered the plant specifications and after a few clarifications on the last proposal submitted, the technical bid submission date is due on October 14, 2022, and the commercial bid submission deadline is on October 28, 2022.

10 August 2022

The main contract bids are still under evaluation

19 July 2022

The main contract bids were submitted on July 15, 2022. Amongst others, Al-Ghanim International, Harbin, Larsen & Toubro Power, and Orascom Construction / Elsewedy / Metito have submitted bids for the project. (Source: MEED)

06 July 2022

The main contract bids submission deadline has been further extended to July 15, 2022.

07 June 2022

The bid submission date has been extended till July 01, 2022.

01 May 2022

The main contract bids submission deadline has been extended to May 27, 2022.

22 April 2022

The main contract bids submission deadline has been further extended to the end of May 2022. (Source: MEED)

15 March 2022

The main contract bids submission deadline has been extended to the end of April 2022. (Source: MEED)

01 March 2022

The client has prequalified 11 companies to bid for the contract to develop the project.: Al-Ghanim International, Doosan, Elsewedy Electric, Harbin, Hyundai Engineering & Construction, Larsen & Toubro Power, Orascom, Power China, Samsung C&T, Samsung Engineering, and Sepco 3. (Source: MEED)

12 January 2022

The main contract tender has been issued with a bid submission deadline of March 17, 2022. (Source: MEED)