The low bidder is the local Hasan bin Juma bin Backer Trading & Contracting with a price of RO 24m ($62m).

Al-Adrak Trading & Contracting, also local, was second lowest, with a bid of RO 27m ($70m), followed by India’s Gammon with Oman Holdings International who submitted a bid of RO 35m ($91m).

Other bidders include South Korea’s Sambu Construction, Desert Line Projects, Galfar Engineering & Contracting, both local, and India’s Nagarjuna Construction Company (MEED 7:9:07).