$41m project wins for Drake & Scull acquisition
Integration of Passavant-Roediger complete, bringing new projects
Drake & Scull has announced the successful completion of the integration of Passavant-Roediger into DSI’s business platform, and a series of project wins in Europe, China and the MENA region for a combined value of AED150million ($41m).
Acquired in 2009, Passavant-Roediger is a global developer of wastewater, water, sludge and waste treatment technologies, with subsidiaries across Europe, North Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Operating on a worldwide basis, the company has recently won several new projects in the Middle East region.
The diverse service portfolio of the company enabled it to secure the electromechanical contract associated with the reverse osmosis plant for Al Arar in Saudi Arabia, for the treatment of brackish ground water, to produce 25,000 m³ of potable water per day. Also, Passavant-Roediger has secured the project for upgrading and extending the Marafiq Jubail sludge digestion plant in Riyadh, including design and equipment supply, and won the process design and mechanical electrical contract including the installation and commissioning for the sewerage treatment plant of the Municipality of Nablus in Palestine.
Additionally, the company secured two contracts for the design, supply and supervision of the electromechanical and process equipment for Sea Water Reverse Osmosis plants in Qatar and UAE.
Commenting on the achievement, Tawfiq Abu Soud, Managing Director of DSWP, said: “The successful integration of Passavant-Roediger has equipped DSI to offer comprehensive in-house solutions for the design, supply and build of wastewater treatment facilities and enabled it to strategically position itself as one of the leading EPC, Wastewater and Water Treatment (WWT) and Re-Use service providers in the region.”
He added: "The project wins represent a significant mile stone for the company and demonstrates its diverse and innovative capabilities in the field. Passavant-Roediger's environmental engineering solutions and procurement competencies, thus, add to and enhance DSI's capabilities as an integrated technology and Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) solution provider for the water and wastewater market and set the stage for accelerated growth across Europe, Middle East & Africa. "