Omran to award convention centre deal by November

June 23, 2014 5:14 am

Oman Tourism Development Co (Omran) is set to award the contract to build part of the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre (OCEC) project sometime in October-November period this year, Times of Oman has reported. Apart from the 3,100-seat capacity main auditorium and banquet halls, the scope of work of the construction package (three) includes a secondary auditorium of approximately 450 seats, two ball rooms, specialty food court outlets, 20 meeting rooms of different sizes, general administration areas, roads and other facilities. Contractors have been given up to June 25 for submitting their financial bids, which will be evaluated by authorities for selecting the right company, said Omran.