Emirates Building Systems strengthens foothold in Oman; provides 6000 MT steel for Duqm Project

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Continued success with the execution of the Port of Duqm contracts in addition to other prestigious projects in Oman

Dubai, UAE: Emirates Building Systems (EBS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dubai Investments, and one of the leading manufacturers of steel structures in the Middle East, has strengthened presence in Oman, by executing and winning new contracts in the Duqm area, including contracts for the prestigious Duqm Refinery project in addition to other leading projects.

As part of the ongoing contract for the Duqm Refinery project, EBS is supplying and erecting 3000 MT for warehouse buildings, maintenance buildings, sludge building, main administration building, sheds, etc. and which are part of  EPC 2 (Engineering, Procurement and Construction – Phase 2) of the Duqm Refinery project.

Additionally, EBS was awarded contract for 1500 Tons of steel for the Duqm Integrated Power & Water Plant. The scope of the project involves supplying and erecting steel structure for the Reverse Osmosis (R.O) building, Pre-treatment building, Chemical building and Wastewater building. The work on these projects is ongoing and is expected to be completed before the end of this year. 

Commenting on the expanding presence within Oman, Joseph Chidiac, General Manager, Emirates Building Systems, said, “Oman’s construction and infrastructure sector is fueling the growth of investments and the Duqm area is emerging as a designated hub of Oman’s next industrial center. Adding to EBS’s successful track record in Oman, the new contracts won for the upcoming Duqm projects reiterate the Company’s efficiency and reliability in executing projects and further strengthens our project portfolio in Oman.”

As part of the completed contracts for the Duqm projects, 1500 MT of steel was provided for the construction of the buildings at the Commercial Terminal and the Operational Zone areas within the Port of Duqm Project and this project was completed in the first quarter of 2020.

Other prestigious projects executed by EBS in Oman include Sur IPP the largest independent power project undertaken in the Sultanate, Mazoon Dairy project, BP Khazzan project, SRIP project, steel structures within the Oman Convention Centre and the Oman Museum project. 

The Company’s efficient production capabilities coupled with technical expertise, rigorous sourcing, production and timely availability of the materials play a major role in executing massive projects. EBS is ensuring close co-ordiantion with all related parties to ensure the timely execution and completion of the Duqm projects.