Saudi Company in deal with Pakistan firm on Makkah power project
RIYADH: Saudi Electric Company (SEC) and National Power Construction Company (NPCC) of Pakistan have signed a contract worth SR288 million for 380KV transmission line in Makkah.
The contract was signed by CEO and President of Saudi Electric Company (SEC) Engineer Ali Saleh Barak and the Managing Director of NPCC Muhammad Ajaz Malik at the SEC headquarters in the Saudi capital city.
The Ambassador of Pakistan Muhammad Naeem Khan also attended the signing ceremony.
Prior to the signing ceremony, Ambassador Naeem Khan held a meeting with Engineer Barak and discussed possibilities of further cooperation in power/energy sector between the two countries.
Barak expressed appreciation for the professional competence of Pakistani companies working in the Kingdom.
NPCC, which is working under the administrative control of Ministry of Water and Power, has been engaged in execution of power projects on turnkey basis in Saudi Arabia since 1977.
The award of the current project is yet another milestone in the success of NPCC in its efforts to expand its operations in Saudi Arabia.