MODON signs $160m water contract
Contract awarded to Mowah includes wastewater treatment plant
The Director General of Saudi Industrial Property Authority (MODON) has signed a network construction contract worth US$160 million for a wastewater treatment plant with a total capacity of 45,000 m3 a day.
H.E Dr Tawfig bin Fawzan Alrabiah signed the contract with Mowah, one of Saudi Arabia’s leading water services companies.
“The company's investment value in this project is 600 million riyals, while the expected time frame for the completion of the project is three years in its first phase,” Dr Alrabiah said.
“The project will cover the needs of factories in Jeddah 2nd industrial city on an area of 8 million square meters and will provide different types of water, from which, the industries established in the city and the district cooling shall benefit, which will reflect positively on the factories for which lands are allocated," he added.
The project includes the establishment of the waste water treatment plant, a separate plant for industrial wastewater, three water networks as well as pumping stations and a modern control system.