EWA – Umm Al Hassam Substation – Bahrain - Project Profile

EWA – Umm Al Hassam Substation – Bahrain - Project Profile


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The Electricity and Water Authority, Bahrain (EWA) is undertaking the construction of Umm Al Hassam Substation project in Bahrain.

The project involves the construction of 400/220kV substation. It includes the construction of an electric feeder system, the installation of generators, transformers, safety systems, the laying of transmission lines.

EWA signed an agreement with a British consultant (whose name has been withheld) to prepare the project design and engineering work and oversee the execution of the project.

The project will be financed by Kuwait and GCC Development Support Programme.

In December 2015, Prysmian Group was appointed as the supply contractor for the project.

In May 2016, Siemens AG was awarded the supply, installation and commissioning contract.

In the fourth quarter of 2016, construction works were commenced.

Final installation works are underway and expected to complete by the end of 2017.


The project involves the construction of a 400/220kV substation in Umm Al Hassam, Bahrain.

The US$247 million project includes the following:

1. Construction of an electric feeder system

2. Construction of a powerhouse

3. Installation of safety systems

4. Installation of generator and transformers

5. Laying of transmission linesReasons To Buy

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