- Towell wins contract to build two residential zones at Saraya Bandar Jissah
- Local contractor is already working on one residential zone
- Leighton is building the resorts hotel
Towell Construction & Company (TCC), part of the WJ Towell & Company, has been awarded the construction contract for two residential zones known as Mameer and Wajd at the Saraya Bandar Jissah resort development in Oman.
In 2014, TCC was also awarded the contract for the construction of another residential zone named Zaha. Also in 2014, Leighton Middle East Contracting, the local arm of Habtoor Leighton Group (HLG), has won a RO30m contract to build a five-star, 206-room hotel.
Indias Nagarjuna Construction Company International worked on the enabling package last year.
The consultants working on the project include US-based RTKL as the architect, the UKs Halcrow Yolles as the engineer and the UKs Aedas as the interior designer.
Saraya Holdings is developing the project in joint venture with Oman Tourism Development Company (Omran).