Benghazi North Power Plant (Dredging/ Installation of Intake Pipeline and Head Structure)

The project included dredging, intake pipeline and head structure installation for the Benghazi north combined cycle power plant.

The main items of work comprised:
Dredging of pipe trench from +2.0m to -19.13m, disposal of dredged material and backfilling of pipelines.
Installation of three rows of 2800mm dia. GRP pipes in a seabed trench extended up to 1 Km from the shoreline including connection to the onshore intake basin.
Installation of three pre-cast intake structures weighing approx. 300 m.t.
Placing armour stone and rock blanket in sea trench around the intake structure.


  • Construction From: 12/2004
    Construction To: 08/2006
    Consulting Enginner: The Client
    Contract Amount (IN "000" US$): 14,977
    Archirodon Portion: 100%
    Owner: General Electricity Company of Libya (GECOL) Main Contractor: Daewoo Engineering & Construction Co. Ltd.