Metka (14)

12-09-2017

The Syrian government announced last week that a Greek-Italian consortium had begun works on a new power plant in Deir Ali near Damascus, in what is likely the largest ongoing engineering project in the country, although how it plans to pay for it remains a mystery.

14-02-2017

A Greek-Italian engineering consortium is just weeks away from completing a large power plant south of Damascus, almost seven years after it began works.

03-07-2011

PEEGT has re-issued a tender for the provision of consultancy services to supervise the construction of a 724 MW CCP plant in Deir-ez-Zor.

13-06-2011

Works on the 724MW Deir-ez-Zor CCP plant will start in August, the Minister of Electricity said.

04-04-2011

The Saudi Fund for Development will provide USD 100 million to part-finance the construction of 750MW Combined Cycle Plant in Deir-ez-Zor, according to the Ministry of Finance.

10-01-2011

Demand for electricity rose 4.2 percent last year, according to Hisham Mashfej, head of PEEGT, the state-owned power utility.

25-10-2010

A consortium of Metka and Ansaldo has won a EUR 678 million EPC contract to build a 724 MW Combined Cycle Plant near Deir-ez-Zor.

13-09-2010

The International Bank for Trade and Finance (IBTF), a local commercial bank, has issued a EUR 64 million bridge loan to part-finance a turnkey power project.

07-12-2009

Syria’s Ministry of Electricity has awarded two new EPC projects that will add 1,050 MW in power capacity.

29-06-2009

Metka has announced that it had formally signed on June 25 the contract for the construction of a 700 MW combined cycle power plant in Deir Ali, south of Damascus.

24-05-2009

Syria and the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) signed on May 23 an agreement for a EUR 100 million loan by IDB to finance a power plant in Deir Ali south of Damascus.

12-04-2009

The Islamic Development bank has agreed to provide Syria with a concessionary loan of USD 133 million to part finance the construction of a power plant in Deir Ali.

19-01-2009

The European Investment Bank is providing a loan of EUR 275 million to finance the extension of a power station at Deir Ali, south of Damascus.

08-09-2008

Metka SA, Greece’s largest power engineering firm, has announced that it had won, in a joint bid with Ansaldo, a EUR 650 million contract to build a combined cycle power plant in Deir Ali, south of Damascus.