With this, the integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) plant will be able to generate enough electricity to cover the needs of Jazan Refinery and Terminal, Jazan Economic City, and other small industries, according to JGPC
At the site of the air separation unit (ASU) facility which is a vital component of the oil refining operations in Jazan, representatives from Saudi Aramco, Acwa Holding, Air Products, JGPC
board members and employees gathered to commemorate the special occasion.
Commenting at the ground-breaking ceremony, Mohammad Abunayyan, majority shareholder and chairman of the boards of JGPC
and ACWA Holding, said: "Since the contract was awarded, we are very proud to have demonstrated outstanding infrastructure financing, which has enabled us to be well advanced with the build schedule.
Mohammad Abunayyan, the chairman of the JGPC
board and chairman of Acwa Holding Board (the majority stakeholder) stated, "Since the contract was awarded, we are very proud to have demonstrated outstanding infrastructure financing which has enabled us to be well advanced with the build schedule.