Near East Engineering
Near East Engineering is the group's development and representation arm which develops projects in cooperation with international companies to expand their presence in the region. Near East Engineering was the lead developer for Oil Shale Jordan, a gross 554MW megawatt electricity generation project based in Attarat area.
Near East Group established a company called Oil Shale Energy of Jordan (OSEJ). This company has signed a concession agreement with the Jordanian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources for the utilization of oil shale reserves in Jordan for the production of oil and electricity and according to the BOO/BOT scheme.
The size of the project will be a retorting facility to produce 36,000 barrel per day of treated crude and a power station with a capacity of 554 MW. Our partners are the Estonian Government, YTL group from Malaysia and Yudean International from China. Construction of the power station has already finished and currently in the final commissioning.