* It will also be more restrictive for some forms of development not considered suitable for the OARC
, such as intensive residential development, industrial activity, or intensive farming.
The plant is part of OARC
's new rolling facilities that began commercial operations in 2014, which is set to hit full 160,000-ton production capacity by 2019.
's plant will begin commercial production in August 2013 and represents a significant milestone in Oman's downstream aluminium development," said OARC
chief executive Buddy Stemple.
and ABB will work jointly to provide a high rate of Omanisation within the maintenance work force which is in the interest of our shareholders," says Buddy Stemple, chief executive officer of Oman Aluminium Rolling Company.
will have an international membership and agenda.
The inauguration ceremony was attended by Hilal al Kharusi, chairman of OARC
; Buddy Stemple, CEO of OARC
; and senior government officials and representatives of private-sector organisations.
The plant is being built on behalf of the Oman Aluminium Rolling Company (OARC
), a subsidiary of Takamul Investment Company, by FATA EPC.
ABB has secured a $9m contract to oversee maintenance procedures at a rolling mill of the Oman Aluminium Rolling Company (OARC
) at the eventual site of the company's facility in Sohar.
Bahrain's Taha International Corporation has been awarded the dross management contract with Oman Aluminium Rolling Company's (OARC
) plant currently under construction in Sohar, Gulf News Daily reports.