Finns to build Saudi Maaden complex

Gordon, Michael
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/8/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 18, p28
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a contract awarded to Outokumpu by Saudi Arabian Mining Co. to build its sulphuric acid complex in Ras al-Zour. The deal costs $240 million. The complex is expected to produce 4.455 million tonne per year from three units. The mining company will use the acid to make phosphate-based fertilisers.


Related Articles

  • First package out on phosphate scheme.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;10/7/2005, Vol. 49 Issue 40, p14 

    This article reports on the invitations to bid received by international companies and groups for a contract to build the sulphuric acid plant at Ras al-Zour in Saudi Arabia as of October 2005. The project, part of the $2,000 million phosphate and fertilizer project, is being developed by the...

  • Bids in for ammonia plant.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;2/10/2006, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p16 

    The article reports that Technip and Uhde submitted commercial and technical bids for the contract to build the ammonia plant at the Ras al-Zour phosphate and fertiliser complex planned by Saudi Arabian Mining Co. on January 31, 2006. The contract covers the construction of a plant and the...

  • Maaden deals highlight hikes in project costs.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;7/6/2007, Vol. 51 Issue 27, p16 

    The article reports that the signing of three of the four main process packages included in the Ras al-Zour fertilizer complex planned by Saudi Arabian Mining Co. (Maaden) has highlighted the increasing project costs facing developers in the Gulf. The contracts totaled $1,500 million to cover...

  • NEWS IN BRIEF.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/5/2005, Vol. 49 Issue 31, p14 

    Presents news briefs on construction contracts for the petrochemical industry in the Middle East as of August 2005. Evaluation of financial bids for contracts on the integrated petrochemicals, power and water complex being planned for by Kuwait Finance House; Plan of international contractors...

  • Bids in for ammonia plant at $7bn phosphates city. BAXTER, KEVIN // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;4/12/2013, Vol. 57 Issue 15, p10 

    The article reports that the Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Maaden) collected contractor bids for the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) of an ammonia plant at its planned phosphates processing complex in Waad al-Shamal, Saudi Arabia.

  • Maaden fertiliser complex progresses.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;12/23/2005, Vol. 49 Issue 51, p18 

    The article reports on the decision of Saudi Arabian Mining Co. to go ahead with its planned phosphate and fertilizer complex at Ras al-Zour in December 2005. The value of the mining complex is disclosed. A number of local and international companies including Saudi Oger and Chemetics, have...

  • Maaden converts to lump-sum for Ras aL-Zour.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;6/22/2007, Vol. 51 Issue 25, p19 

    The article reports that three process packages on the multi-billion dollar Ras al-Zour fertiliser complex project, planned by the Saudi Arabian Mining Co., will be converted to lump-sum by June 30, 2007. The engineering, procurement and construction packages cover the diammonia phosphate,...

  • Jacobs, SNC Lavalin Land Saudi Phosphate Contract. Alperowicz, Natasha // Chemical Week;1/7/2004, Vol. 166 Issue 1, p15 

    Relates the plans of Saudi Arabian Mining Co. and Saudi Oger regarding the mining of phosphate deposits at Turayf in Saudi Arabia in 2004. Location of the proposed phosphate fertilizer complex; Contract awarded to Jacobs Engineering and SNC Lavalin.

  • Maaden in ?270m acid contract. Clarke, Rebecca // ICIS Chemical Business Americas;7/2/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 1, p32 

    The article announces the selection of Finland's Outotec for the sulfuric acid project of Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Maaden). Three sulfuric acid plants with a capacity of 13,500 tonnes/day are to be located in Ras az-Zawr, Saudi Arabia. The plants are due on line in 2010 and will be used...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics