Barka 1 Expansion IWP

OVERVIEW

The Sea Water Reverse Osmosis plant is located at Barka, adjacent to ACWA Power Barka’s existing plant and is developed as an Independent Water Project on a Build, Own, Operate basis. NOMAC Oman, a subsidiary of ACWA Power, which is the O&M provider for the existing ACWA Power Barka plant, and the expansion project.

KEY FACTS

  • LOCATION
    60 km north of Muscat, Oman
  • OFFTAKER
    Oman Power and Water Procurement Company
  • DESALINATED WATER (000' m3/day)
    45.46 m3/day, SWRO
  • PROJECT COST
    USD 55 Mn
  • OTHER INVESTORS
    Instrata, Multitech, 35% Public – Muscat Stock Market
  • COMMERCIAL OPERATIONAL DATE
    Q2 2014
  • EPC
    Abeinsa, Spain
  • ACWA POWER SHARE
    41.91%
  • OFFTAKE CONTRACT
    WPA-BOO 5.3 years
  • O&M
    NOMAC Oman