Oman’s tender board says that the Public Authority for Electricity & Water has delayed the deadline for companies to submit bids to build a desalination facility.

The project is planned for a site at Manadhif in the Al-Wusta region.

Interested parties now have until 26 April to submit bids instead of the original 12 April deadline.

The following companies submitted expressions of interest to build the project:

  • Desert Line Projects (local)
  • Galfar Engineering & Contracting (local)
  • Al-Matar Trading & Contracting (local)
  • Hasan bin Juma bin Backer Trading & Contracting Company (local)
  • Oman National Engineering & Investment Company (local)
  • Gharbia Enterprises (local)
  • Al-Ansari Trading Enterprise (local)
  • Al-Taher Group – Electromechanics (local)
  • Towell Al Zawraa Engineering Services (local)