Oman formalises airport development contracts

Oman’s minister of transport yesterday signed a number of contracts to develop the country’s airports. Dr Khamis bin Mubarak Al Alawi, initialed 13 agreements, collectively valued at RO 579.520 million (US $1.5 billion), according to Oman Daily Observer.

An RO 18 million dredging and reclamation package on Muscat International Airport went to Boskalis Westminster and an RO 16 million soil strengthening job at Muscat was given to Solitanche Pachy.