CW Awards Oman 2020: Rising Star of the Year shortlist unveiled

Six aspiring individuals have been recognised for the Rising Star of the Year honour at the CW Oman Awards 2020

CW Oman Awards 2020's Rising Star of the Year shortlist is out
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CW Oman Awards 2020's Rising Star of the Year shortlist is out

The shortlisted nominees for the Rising Star of the Year category at the Construction Week Oman Awards 2020 have been announced.

The Rising Star of the Year Award will go to the individual who can demonstrate the greatest level of professional development.

Among those chosen for the award is WS Atkins International’s architect Tahani Al Shaqsi, who has worked on a portfolio of projects in Oman ranging from hospitality, headquarter buildings, mixed used developments, residential apartments, villas for Al Mouj Muscat and PDO, military camps and master plan development projects.

For playing a “vital” role in the businesses development, KEO International Consultants’ project engineer Habiba Amri’s efforts have resulted in the firm resulted signing some of the largest contracts in Oman.

Tenable Fire Engineering Consultancy’s fire engineer Gareth Piper has also made the cut for the Rising Star of the Year category for providing new approaches to Fire & Life Safety Design in buildings by providing key design solutions for some of Tenable’s most prestigious local and international projects.

For her dedication towards constant self-improvement for the benefit of her company, colleagues and clients, Khatib & Alami’s urban planner/architect Dana Al Haremi has also been put forward for the award.

A second member of Tenable Fire Engineering Consultancy has also made the shortlist. The firm’s fire project engineer, Asila Abdullah Al Busaidi, was commended by Tenable for positively contributing to the operational performance of the business.

Finally, Al Maha Ceramics’ senior general manager Rajeev Singh is among the shortlist for creating a differentiating product portfolio for the company.

The Construction Week Oman Awards 2020 will be backed by Silver Sponsors; Tenable Fire Engineering Consultancy, Sarooj Construction Company, KEO International Consultants, and Al Tasnim Group.

Supporting Sponsor will be The Chartered Institute of Buildings (CIOB), Intelligence Partner will be ProTenders, and our Training Partner will be The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

To book your spot at the CW Oman Awards 2020, please email Anthony Chandran at

Alternatively, if you would like to explore the various commercial opportunities that our brand has to offer, please contact Construction Week's group commercial manager, Saraswati Agarwal, at

Visit the CW Oman Awards 2020 website for more information about the event.

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