The United Power Company has awarded Alstom a euro45m ($48.3m) contract for the construction of a simple cycle turnkey power plant in Oman. Two Frame 9E turbine generators will be installed at an existing power plant site at Al-Manah, increasing output at the site to 270 MW. The units will enter operation in May 2000.
Iran`s Power Plant Project Management company has won a $14.8m contract to build a power plant in Salalah, southern Oman. The turnkey contract involves planning, construction and operation of a 30 MW plant.