Mixed-used development will be near Muscat International airport
Oman Tourism Development Company (Omran) has received bids from nine consultants to provide quantity surveying services on a new convention and exhibition centre on the outskirts of Muscat.
The bidders comprise three local firms, Alamur Quantity Surveying, Majan International Consultants, and NWS International Oman along with three UK-based firms, Davis Langdon, Faithful & Gould, and Mace Group, Canada’s Hanscomb, Sri Lanka’s Milcris and Singapore’s Surbana Consultants.
Omran plans to build a 6,000-seat convention centre and a 30,000-square-metre exhibition and sports centre at the site, 4 kilometres from Muscat International airport. The plans also include a 125,000-square-metre shopping mall, a 70,000-square-metre low-rise business park, and four hotels, each with 250 rooms. One hotel will be rated as five-star, two will be four-star, and one will be three-star.
You might also like...
A MEED Subscription...
Subscribe or upgrade your current MEED.com package to support your strategic planning with the MENA region’s best source of business information. Proceed to our online shop below to find out more about the features in each package.