BAHRAIN NEWS AND BUSINESS UPDATES

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Bahrain Targeting 255 MW of solar capacity by 2025

Expressions of interest are being invited by the Solar Energy Unit (SEU) of Bahrain, in conjunction with the United Nations Development Program, from developers for the Tender to install rooftop solar PV’s on 66 government buildings. To read more click here.

Bahrain Metro Modernisation

The Bahrain Metro modernisation project is expected to launch in the 4th quarter of 2019 and complete by 2030. It will consist of 6 lines, covering 100+ kilometers with a capacity to serve 43,000 passengers per hour. To read more click here.

Jlanka International Awarded Solar Power Contract

Jlanka International has set up it’s headquarters here in Bahrain. It has just been awarded the contract to install solar PV systems on more than 500 buildings including schools and hospitals and intends to invest approximately US$10m in Bahrain’s renewable energy sector in the next 5 years. To read more click here.

Solar Power Project Tender Launch

3 bids have been received already for the tender to deploy 100 MW of utility-scale solar energy which will make up a part of Bahrain’s 2030 plans to reach 700 MW of renewable energy power generation through solar, wind and waste to energy technologies. To read more click here.

£27.9 million Water Treatment Upgrade

PRIME’s Client, Bluewater Bio, have one the project to upgrade one of Bahrain’s water treatment plants, valued at £27.9 million. Bluewater Bio is a market leader with British expertise in the water and waste water sector. To read more click here. Bluewater Bio is an innovative, company and the continuing demand for its market-leading capabilities […]

New Private Aviation Terminal

An agreement to transform Bahrain’s Civil Aviation Affairs (CAA) building into a private aviation terminal to cater to VIPs and business leaders was signed at the Bahrain International Airshow. Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) and Gulf Engineering House have signed a deal to redesign and renovate the old Civial Aviation Affairs building which used to be […]