MEED announces the best projects in Oman for 2021

MEED Projects Awards national winners announced

MEED Projects Awards 2021 in association with Mashreq

8 projects claimed national honours at the 2021 MEED Projects Awards in association with Mashreq.

MUSCAT, OMAN, November 8, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ -- 8 projects claimed national honours at the 2021 MEED Projects Awards in association with Mashreq.

Among the standout projects recognized as the National Winner for the MEED Projects Awards in 2021 is the Liwa plastic industrial complex project submitted by OQ claiming the mantle for the Industrial Project of the Year and Mega Project of the Year. OQ’s submission for the OQ LPG, Salalah, project also claimed the national prize for the Oil and Gas Project of the Year category.

Larsen & Toubro (Oman) LLC also submitted multiple projects that won national honours, namey the Sultan Qaboos Cancer Care and Research Centre for Healthcare Project of the Year and Construction of Ibri Solar Grid Station for the Power transmission distribution & substation Project of the Year.

The 2021 National Winners for Oman are:

Commercial Project of the Year
Omantel Headquarters
SSH

Healthcare Project of the Year
Sultan Qaboos Cancer Care and Research Centre
LARSEN & TOUBRO (OMAN) LLC

Industrial Project of the Year
Liwa plastic industrial complex project
OQ

Mega Project of the Year
Liwa plastic industrial complex project
OQ
Oil and Gas Project of the Year
OQ LPG, Salalah
OQ

Power Generation Project of the Year
Amin Solar PV Plant, Oman
Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited

Power transmission distribution & substation Project of the Year
Construction of Ibri Solar Grid Station
LARSEN & TOUBRO (OMAN) LLC

Road Project of the Year
Dualization of Al-Sharqiyah Expressway, Section 1, Package 1A
Özkar İnşaat San. ve Tic. A.Ş

Water Project of the Year
Salalah desalination plant
Abengoa

“This year’s National Winners are a testament to the regional infrastructure community’s resilience, commitment to excellence and innovation. We are proud and delighted to announce nearly 60 projects have claimed national honours across 16 categories and representing countries from across the Middle East and North Africa region. Despite the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the high volume of quality projects that were completed over the last 18 months are a strong indication of the region’s continued progression. These companies have re-affirmed why they are considered the bedrock of the region’s economy. Congratulations to all our national winners,” said Sonia Kerrigan, Group Commercial Director, MEED.

Each of these projects will now be reviewed against its MENA rivals for the regional honours to determine the final winners of the 2021 MEED Projects Awards in association with Mashreq at a gala awards reception taking place on December 8th in Dubai.

The awards ceremony is bringing together the leaders of the infrastructure industry from across the MENA region to celebrate their outstanding successes and contributions despite the numerous challenges faced over the last year with the COVID-19 pandemic.

The complete list of the 2021 MEED Projects Awards in association with Mashreq national winners and finalists are available on the awards website projects-awards.meed.com

Commenting about the award winners this year, Arun Mathur, Senior vice-president and head of contracting finance added “Mashreq is proud to continue its support of the MEED Projects Awards as a showcase of the region’s continued growth and commitment to excellence. It is extremely encouraging to see the resilience of the projects industry which is the back-bone of our economy even through challenging times.

The awards programme is also supported by leading solution and service providers Johnson Controls, Hempel, MAPEI Construction Chemicals LLC. and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

About MEED

MEED is a remarkable senior management media brand that encompasses a subscription website and magazine, more than 30 C-level executive conferences and summits hosted by MEED Events, the MEED Projects Awards and two high-value content businesses, MEED Projects and MEED Insight. MEED Projects is the Middle East’s premium project tracking database and MEED Insight offers tailored research and in-depth analysis.

Established in 1957, MEED, has been integral to delivering business information and news, intelligence and analysis on the Middle East economies and activities ever since. Attracting a key senior management audience through its content and activities, MEED is a media brand and publication that covers a spectrum of services that inform.

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About Mashreq:

Established in 1967, Mashreq is the oldest privately held Bank in the UAE with award winning financial solutions and services. Throughout its 50 years' history, Mashreq has differentiated itself through innovative financial solutions, making it possible for its customers to achieve their aspirations. Today, Mashreq has a significant presence in 11 countries outside the UAE with 21 overseas branches and offices across Europe, USA, Asia and Africa.

Mashreq launched its new Vision and Mission recently, outlining its commitment towards its clients, colleagues and the community. In line with its new Vision to be the region's most progressive bank, Mashreq leverages its leadership position in the banking industry to enable innovative possibilities and solutions for its customers across Corporate, Retail, International, Treasury and Islamic Banking. Mashreq is proud to be the first financial institution in the UAE to be awarded the Gallup Great Workplace Award for four consecutive years from 2014-2017. Mashreq also continues to invest in recruiting, training and developing future generations of UAE National bankers.

For further information about Mashreq, please contact:
Rana AlBorno
Public Relations and CSR Manager
Tel: 00971 (0) 4 6083703| E: Sharath.ravi@meed.com

Sharath Ravi
MEED
+971 50 525 3862
sharath.ravi@meed.com