El Oued Housing Authority planned to develop El Oued 3482 Housing Units Project, in El Oued, Algeria. Sinohydro Bureau 3 Co Ltd was construction contractor. The project covered the construction of 3482 housing units with 360000 sq.m area. There were 13 contracts and 12 sections involved. The project would effectively improve the housing shortage of local residents and strengthen the link between China and Algeria.