The seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant includes a water distribution network, and is a part of the Jafurah gas development scheme. 

The project has a design capacity of 80,000 cubic meters a day, and includes power and utility facilities, according to a MEED report. 

It also contains an extensive water distribution network component, identified to extend 200 km.  

By 2023, the plant is expected to have a power capacity of 270-320 megawatts.