- L&T wins infrastructure contract in Oman
- Contractor to begin work on Salalah Free Zone project in April
Indias Larsen & Toubro (L&T) Oman has signed an infrastructure and facilities development deal worth $38.8m with Salalah Free Zone Company (SFZ) in Oman.
Under the 32-month contract, L&T Oman will carry out infrastructure work on the Adhan phase one area of the free zone, which is spread across a total area of 212 hectares.
SFZ is looking to develop the infrastructure of the free zone in order to attract various industries in the coming years.
Awad bin Salem al-Shanfari, CEO of SFZ, was quoted as saying: The idea is to host a good number of distribution and redistribution companies, export and export units by offering them investment sites for resettlement of investments in the region.
L&T Oman also recently submitted technical bids for several packages on the new 265-kilometre-long Batinah Expressway in the sultanate.