Renaissance Services awards deals to build contractors accommodation
Oman’s Renaissance Services has awarded four local contractors contracts worth over a total of OR57m ($150m) to develop the first phase of their Permanent Accommodation for Contractors (PAC) in an appointed area within the Special Economic Zone Authority at Duqm (SEZAD) development, Times of Oman has reported. Initial contracts were awarded to Deebaj for the bulk excavation and earthworks and International Piling Experts in joint venture with Geosol for piling to buildings within soil sensitive areas. Approximately 1,600 piles are to be installed with over 1,100 completed to date. Once complete, the Duqm PAC facility will provide accommodation of over 16,000 beds.