Ras Al Khair Industrial City Desalination | Sea Water Intake PumpHouse

Detailed Engineering for the Pump House of world's largest Desalination Plant with water production 1,025,000 m³/day

Client  Saudi Archirodon | Doosan Heavy Industries Joint Venture for Saline Water Conversion Corporation
Location  Ras Al Khair Industrial City| Saudi Arabia
Scope  Detailed Structural Design of the Plant’s PumpHouse | Detailed design of the 110m x 80m x 12m submerged concrete monolithic structure | Watertight structure with sections up to 2m thick | Optimization of construction sequence to maximize site’s efficiency | Design for early thermal cracking and shrinkage of the massive concrete structure in high temperature climate | Design to accommodate 140tn gantry crane | Buoyancy of 10m head