The PRT element at Barka includes the supply and installation of emergency shutdown (ESD) valves, filter separators, an instrument gas supply system, a supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system, flow metering, electrical cables, utilities, as well as building work. OGC will supply the line pipe.

Bids are due to be submitted by 2 October to OGC for a project management services contract covering the loop line and PRT projects. The loop line project includes four other packages: the gas supply to Sohar Aluminiums 350,000-tonne-a-year smelter; gas supply to other industries at Sohar Industrial Port; a 32-inch gas loop line at Salalah and a compressor station at Nimr; and the construction of compressor stations and piping modifications at Murayarat and a compressor station at Buraimi (MEED 4:8:06).