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Douglas OHI begins work on Oman’s largest desalination plant infrastructure

  • Douglas OHI begins work on Oman’s largest desalination plant infrastructure

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Douglas OHI, a prominent construction and engineering firm in Oman, has commenced the construction of temporary office facilities and critical utility infrastructure for the Ghubrah 3 Desalination Plant, reports Zawya. This development marks the initial phase of preparations for what will become the largest desalination plant in Oman.

In a statement, Douglas OHI announced the groundbreaking, highlighting this milestone as a testament to its commitment to delivering sustainable and high-quality infrastructure solutions. The Ghubrah 3 Desalination Plant, designed and built by the Spanish group GS Inima, is set to provide a vital source of water for 2.5 million residents in Muscat.

The plant will have a normal capacity of 300,000 cubic meters per day, with the ability to increase to 315,000 cubic meters during peak demand periods.

Aaron Hennessy, Group Managing Director of Douglas OHI, emphasized the company's extensive experience in the power and water sectors. He praised the collaboration with GS Inima, the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractor, and expressed confidence in maintaining high standards throughout the project. “Our team is fully committed to ensuring the successful execution of this project,” Hennessy stated.

Michael Hall, General Manager of Douglas OHI, echoed these sentiments, noting the project’s alignment with the company’s core expertise. “This endeavour epitomises the essence of Douglas OHI's work,” he said.

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