OMAN

 

OPWP Lines Up Qurayyat IWP

 

Oman’s OPWP is to shortlist bidders to design, build and operate a 200,000 cmd desalination plant at Qurayyat, south of Muscat. It plans end-2014 award for March 2017 start-up with OPWP to purchase the plant’s potable water under a 20-year deal. OPWP says Qurayyat forms part of plans to increase its desalination capacity from 670,000 cmd to 1.3mn cmd by 2020. Prequalifiers are: Spain’s GS Inima, Tedagua, Valoriza, and...