Local monitoring and control will be from control rooms in the new WDC II. The monitoring and control in the new complexes will be linked to the controls in the existing AzZour WDC I and Mina Abdullah WDC I for necessary interlocks between the new facilities, and to the existing facilities, and to the existing monitoring and control facilities al the Southern Region Control Centre (SRCC) of Mina Abdullah and the new National Control Centre (NCC) in Shuwaikh.
Under the project, the control systems of 19 pump stations and water tower in the southern region of Kuwait will be rehabilitated and upgraded with an ABB control system.
The project, Package 1 (Part 2) “Construction and Maintenance of AzZour WDCII”, was awarded to ABB in October 2010. ABB will be responsible for the complete project at 25 different sites, including all design & engineering, all electrical and communication works, erection and commissioning.
A local company is acting as an external consortium partner for the civil works.