The Al-Hassan/Punj Lloyd team was low bidder for the contract when commercial prices were submitted electronically in October (MEED 3:10:03).

The proposed pipeline will cover a distance of 265 kilometres, terminating at block-valve station (BVS) 9 near Sur. The scope of works includes the option to connect a spur line between BVS-8 and BVS-9 to the Al-Kamil power station. Tebodin & Partners, the local joint venture of Tebodinof the Netherlands, carried out the front-end engineering and design (FEED) studies and prepared the tender documents.

The client is Petroleum Development Oman. Total project costs are estimated at $300 million (Oil & Gas, MEED Special Report, 28:11:03, pages 44-45).