SAUDI ARABIA - RIYADH WATER TRANSMISSION SYSTEM, HIGH POINT TERMINAL

Tekfen Job No:

107

Location:

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Client:

SWCC, Saline Water Conversion Corporation

Contractor:

Tekfen Construction and Installation Co., Inc. Ciconest (Saudi Arabia) J.V.

Tekfen Portion:

100%

Commencement:

15/10/1980

Completion:

15/07/1983

Riyadh High Point Terminal Project scope covered construction works of 6 embedded reinforced concrete water reservoirs each with a capacity of 50.000 m3, 95 m dia, changing heights of 9 - 10 m.

The project was part of the Riyadh Water Transmission System supplying desalinated potable water from Al - Jubail Desalination Plant to Riyadh High Point Terminal Reservoirs with Line - C Pipeline System, which was also undertaken by Tekfen.

Construction of electrical and mechanical workshops, electrical substation, chlorination and electrical buildings, power plant station, housing compound, roads, sewage system, storm water and drinking water system, main pipe channels, fences, landscaping were also undertaken within the same scope.

Rock Excavation: 100.000 m3
Filling: 170.000 m3
Concrete: 70.000 m3
Reinforcing Steel: 6.000 t
Sub-base: 60.000 m3
Asphalt: 80.000 m3