Cadagua SA /Galfar Engineering wins STP contract
The contract is worth OMR37m and due to be completed within 1,095 days
A consortium of Cadagua SA /Galfar Engineering Company has won a $96 million contract to build a new sewage treatment plant in the Darsait area of Omani captial Muscat.
The project, which started in 2005 and is one of the most important part of Muscat Wastewater Project Master Plan, is expected to be completed within 1,095 days.
As well as the plant itself, the contract also involves the contractor designing and building new treated effluent storage reservoirs and a transfer distribution pumping station.
Chairman of HAYA Water, Sultan bin Hamdoun Al Harthy, who attended the contract signing ceremony, told the Times of Oman: “It is considered to be a major milestone in Haya’s strategy to cover one of the most populated areas in Muscat. Everything will be eased to accomplish this mission. Cooperation and support will be provided from Haya as well as Muscat Municipality.”
Upon completion, all of the cities within the Darsait catchment area/the greater Muttrah province will be provided with sanitary sewer networks that will discharge their collected wastewater into the Darsait plant.
The remaining areas of Darsait, such as coastal Darsait and Aynt, will be provided with a new sewer network, currently under construction.