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Nama PWP wins $325 million deal for Ghubrah 3 desalination plant in Oman

  • Nama PWP wins $325 million deal for Ghubrah 3 desalination plant in Oman
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Oman’s Nama Power and Water Procurement Company (Nama PWP) has won a contract valued at RO 125 million (approximately $325 million) for the construction of the Ghubrah 3 desalination plant, reports Zawya.

The facility has a projected daily production capacity of 300,000 cubic meters, bolstering the nation's water security and fostering sustainable infrastructure.

Expected to become Oman's largest desalination plant, Ghubrah 3 sprawls over 70.4 thousand square meters of land. The plant is expected to commence operations during the first quarter of 2027, and will be complemented by associated projects, including a 45,000 cubic meter potable water reservoir. 

"The Ghubrah 3 desalination plant exemplifies our dedication to ensuring a sustainable and reliable water supply for our communities," said Eng Abdulaziz bin Said al Shidhani, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Nama Power and Water Procurement Company.

Expected to become Oman's largest desalination plant, Ghubrah 3 sprawls over 70.4 thousand square meters of land

"By leveraging the latest technologies and fostering collaboration with industry leaders, we are poised to achieve new milestones in water production and energy efficiency,” he added.

The Capital Desalination Company, comprising GS Inima, Jemaih Energy, and Sogex Company, will lead the construction of the Ghubrah 3 desalination plant.

"Our consortium is dedicated to delivering efficient, sustainable solutions that will bolster water security and promote environmental stewardship," remarked Marta Verde, Chairperson of the Capital Desalination Company and CEO of GS Inima

With a strong focus on sustainability and environmental stewardship, Nama Power and Water Procurement has positioned itself as a key player in Oman's transition to renewable energy sources and carbon neutrality. Through endeavours in solar and wind energy projects, the company actively contributes to the national objectives delineated in Vision Oman 2040.

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