Top 10 contracts awarded in April

Billion dollar deals aplenty as Q2 swings into action

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If the first quarter of 2014 was exciting in terms of contract awards throughout the GCC, then Q2 has got off to a flier.

The end of April was dominated by deals for the Doha Metro, although awards in the month were spread throughout the Middle East, with contracts signed for projects in Abu Dhabi, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Kuwait.

Below is a list of the top ten deals that were done last month...


10. SYSTRA-Parsons JV wins $233.9mn Doha Metro deal

9. Ittihad Intl to build $272mn Abu Dhabi paper mill

8. Alstom lands $550mn Iraq power plant contract

7. Alstom awarded $311mn power plant contract

6. Siemens wins $590mn Saudi deal

5. L&T wins $740mn Doha Metro deal

4. Chinese firm to build $800mn rail project in Egypt

3. Bombardier wins $1.2bn South African order

2. Samsung signs $3.8bn Kuwait clean fuels deal

1. Ellaktor awarded $4.4bn Doha Metro contract

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