Ministry of Transport awards contract for construction of 135km stretch of Adam-Thamrait dualization project to Omani contractor
Galfar Engineering and Construction, an Omani contractor, has said that it has secured a contract worth $298 million from the Ministry of Transport, for the construction of a key stretch of the Adam-Thamrait dualization project.
The Adam-Thamrait Road is a principal carriageway linking North Oman with the Dhofar Governorate in the South. The Part 4 package covers the dualization of a 135km road, which is two to four lanes from the Wilayat of Muqshin to Wadi Duka.
Parsons International has been appointed as the study, detailed design, preliminary design and construction supervision consultant, the statement added.
According to the contract, Galfar will complete the work on Part 4 of the Adam-Thamrait Road dualization project within three years, the Omani company added.
It said that mobilisation work will take another three months.