This year is expected to be one of the best the sultanate’s construction industry has seen in recent times: key projects in the real estate, tourism and industrial sectors will provide the much-needed impetus to the sector, where a number of big-ticket projects were kick-started last year.

Madinat Al Irfan, Oman’s largest urban development project, is poised for the next phase of growth as the finishing touches are being put to the stately edifices that host its anchor development Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre (OCEC).  Spread over a 7.

City Centre Suhar, which marks a RO45-million ($117 million) investment in Oman by UAE-based developer Majid Al Futtaim, opened its doors last month in the sultanate’s Al Batinah North Governorate.

UAE-based Al Bahar, the authorised Caterpillar equipment and engine dealer in the GCC (excluding Saudi Arabia), has announced the opening of its newest branch office at Sohar in Oman through its sister concern Oasis Trading and Equipment Company.

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