Umm Al Houl Power Plant Increases Construction Work to 20% …Expectations of Completing the Expansion Project Ahead of Schedule

7 January 2020

Mr. Jamal Ali Al Khalaf, CEO of Umm Al Houl Power Plant, emphasized that the work in the project is running as planned and in the ideal way, pointing out  that the construction work on the project is progressing by about 20% in Hassan. The expectations indicate that the work can be accomplished before the deadline, as the works are currently two months ahead of the programmed schedule about. This considered a positive indicator of the progress of work and the possibility of carrying it out ahead of schedule. Mr. Al-Khalaf said that the project aims to increase the desalination capacity by 61.5 million gallons per day, equivalent to 280,000 cubic meters per day, at a cost of about $ 400 million.