SEZAD, Galfar Engineering Ink Duqm Port Deal
Oman’s Special Economic Zone Authority at Duqm (SEZAD) has signed an agreement with Galfar Engineering and Contracting for the construction of a new fishing port in Duqm.
Under the contract, the harbor basin will be dredged up to 6 meters and significant amount of land reclamation activities are expected to take place during the scheme.
The works also include a tourist area with a wharf, pontoons, 5 floating moorings for fishermen pier with pontoons for Coast Guard, ramp for boats, marine services and facilities, service buildings, internal roads, parking lots and maintenance and repair workshops.
The signing of the agreement on the establishment of the fishery port in Duqm is part of the government’s plan to make SEZAD a major center for fishery industries in the Sultanate.