Our comprehensive network of offices enables us to provide local support to our customers backed by global expertise across our sectors: Infrastructure, Hydrocarbons, Minerals, Metals & Chemicals.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) operation, which includes oversight of Iraq, Egypt, and Libya, offers our customers a diverse range of expertise in all of our customer sector groups. With over 700 people in the UAE, we have proven and continue to execute some of the region’s largest and most strategically important energy resource projects from conceptual and engineering design stages using our Consult and Deliver offerings, right through to final project handover delivered through our world renowned PMC services offering. Significant awards for the location this year include Lukoil – Yamama Formation Development – FEED Contract.
In Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, WorleyParsons continues our tradition of being a leading provider of “best in class” services to a wide range of customers. In addition to our In Kingdom technical resources, seamless collaboration with our global teams of WorleyParsons professionals enables us to provide quality solutions, addressing all our customers’ needs, regardless of scale or complexity.
We are committed to continuous development of our business in Saudi Arabia and have offices in the Eastern Region, Riyadh and the Western Province. Localization of our business is a key driver and we are committed to local employment and development of our staff. Significant awards in Saudi Arabia this year include Arriyadh New Mobility Consortium – Project Management Services for Riyadh Metro, EICO – Fibre Glass, PMC for startup and commissioning phases and Mutajajadedah Energy Company – PMC for Design and Construction of a Polysilicon Water Plant.
The Oman office has expanded to over 1000 people and the growth is continuing; with a focus on developing the wealth of local resources and delivering sustainable In Country Value.
The diverse range of solutions and services we provide enable us to support a broad range of industries in Oman and the region enabling us to deliver innovative, value-adding solutions for our customers.
This year a number of key awards for Oman was announced including Petroleum Development Oman(PDO)- Concept Contract, Petrofac – Rabab Harweel Integrated Project EP for PDO, Oman Technical Terminal Company – Pre-FEED Services for Ras Markaz Crude Oil Park, PDO - Amal Steam Phase 1 C Detailed Design and OMPET – PMC PTA/PET Plant.
In Qatar, WorleyParsons now employs over 490 personnel and has experienced rapid growth on the back of the Maersk DES Contract and other key projects for our Hydrocarbon clients. The location continues to support several nation building projects in the Infrastructure space including the New Doha Port, Education City People Mover System, Lusail City & the Qatar Economic Zone 3 Master Plan.
In Kuwait, a new the five-year PMC with KOC started in December 2013. The Kuwait operations also include a 4-year Engineering Services contract with Wafra Joint Operations that was signed in April 2012. A new contract to provide Owner’s Engineering and Project Management services on a renewable energy project has recently been signed with the Kuwait institute for Scientific Research. The project involves Concentrated Solar, PV and Wind systems with a total capacity of 70 MW. The contracts have in-country teams with workshare playing a significant role. The in-country presence is now 350 personnel, managing projects with an installed capital value in excess of $10 billion USD.