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The primary source of desalinated water to Makkah Province

وَجَعَلْنَا مِنَ الْمَاءِ كُلَّ شَيْءٍ حَيٍّ

سورة الأنبياء الآية: 30

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 Together (SWEC and SEPCO), serves critical role during the Holy Months of Ramadhan and Hajj period to ensure continuous and reliable power and water supply to the Makkah Mukarramah Region. 

Was established by royal Decree No. M/43 dated 11/7/1428H

Shuaibah Water and Electricity Company (SWEC)

Shuaibah Independent Water & Power Project (IWPP) is the first IWPP in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Shuaibah Water & Electricity Company (SWEC) was established by royal Decree No. M/43 dated 11/7/1428H, a close joint-stock company responsible for the construction, commissioning and operation of 900MW of power and 880,000m3/day of desalinated water.

Shuaibah IWPP is the first plant in the KSA utilising the Flue Gas Desulphurization (FGD) technology along with low NOx burner and Electrostatic Precipitator (ESP) in ensuring full compliance to the World Bank emission requirement. 

Together (SWEC and SEPCO), are the largest desalination plant in the world, with capacity of 1,030,000 m3/day water production.

Shuaibah Expansion Project Company (SEPCO)

Shuaibah Expansion Project Company (SEPCO) is an expansion project to produce 150,000m3/day using Reverse Osmosis (RO) technology to meet the high water demand in the Holy City of Makkah, Jeddah, Taif and Al-Baha.

April 2018

Best Perfomance Award

SWEC achieved ACWAPower Best perfomance Award


Office Address
6936 Al Maadi, Al Hamra District 
Jeddah, 23212

Office Google Map+ code
G576+WX Al-Hamra'a, Jeddah

Phone: +966 (12) 657-7844
Fax: +966 (12) 657-4974

Postal Office
PO Box 8266
Jeddah 21482
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

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