The project will be built as an EPCM Engineering, Procurement, and Construction Management) comprising two main packages:
The wind turbines which are provided by Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy. There will be 125 turbines type G97, rated 2.1 MW with a hub height of 71 m.
The Civil Works and Electrical Systems which are provided by Orascom Construction. This package includes (i) the turbines foundations, (ii) the site buildings and control room, (iii) the site roads, (iv) a network of 33kV cabling collecting the energy generated by the wind turbines, and (v) an on-site substation with step-up transformers to enable connection with the regional Suez Gulf 220kV overhead transmission line.
The project also entered into a 15 years Long Term Service Agreement with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy.