Project Name :PP9 1200 MW Combined Cycle Power Station
Location : Riyadh, Central Saudi Arabia
Client : SCECO Central / Raytheon
Construction Period : 50 Months

MAC was entrusted by Ratheon Engineers & Contractors, as sub-contractors to Saudi Arabian General Electric to carry out the electro-mechanical, erection works for SCECO Central’s PP9 1200 MW Combined Cycle Power Plant.


This project consists of the grassroots construction of a 1200 MW combined Cycle Power Plant, the first in Saudi Arabia not installed on the sea shore and utilizing air for cooling purposes. The Electro-mechanical construction project involved over 5.5 million man-hours with a sustained peak load of direct manpower of 705 plus 115 indirect labor and supervision totaling 820 men. All personnel were accommodated and catered for in MAC’s camp adjacent to the job site. Full life support facilities were provided and involved substantial logistics because of the location of the job site 60km east of Riyadh and 400km from MAC’s Headquarters.