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Aecom win Duqm Frontier Town contract

Aecom has been awarded a contract from Duqm Development Company (DDC) to develop the feasibility study, master plan and detailed design for Phase II of the Duqm Frontier Town in Oman.

The first stage of the contract includes a feasibility study and multiple concept master plans, reported the Times of Oman.

Aecom will be responsible for the detailed master plan, detailed design, preparation of the tenders, and supervision of construction contracts.

“To deliver this modern residential community, we have partnered with a consultant that ranks among the top design consultants in the world,” said Sheikh Ibrahim Sultan Alhosni, chief executive officer of DDC.

“Aecom will work in conjunction with DDC to develop a dynamic and economically viable master plan that will bring our vision for the Duqm Frontier Town to life,” he added.

“Aecom is delighted and honoured to have been awarded the project to provide consultancy services for Phase II of the Duqm Frontier Town,” said Riad Nashif, executive vice president, Middle East and managing director, UAE and Oman.

Source: Construction Week Online

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