Project: Muscat International Airport MC2

Description: Aviation, 30,000 m² across eight buildings

Location: Muscat, Oman

Client: Oman Government

Contractor: Drake & Scull International LLC

Year: 2012

The multi million project, known as, Muscat International Airport Expansion, ATC Tower – Main Contract 2, is part of the overall development and expansion of the Muscat International Airport (MIA). The development of MIA follows the upgrading of many GCC national airports to cater for the expected increase in passenger and freight volumes.

The project consists of the following buildings:

  • ATC Tower – 3,710m2  (98m high)
  • Data Centre – 2834m2
  • Crash Fire Rescue – 5,500m2
  • Air Traffic & Meteorology complex – 20,266m2
  • Contingency & Training – 6,000m2
  • Guard House ATM Complex – 170m2
  • ATM Complex Utility Yard – 200m2
  • C&T Centre Utility Yard – 180m2

We were employed as part of the contractors design and build team. We undertook a Peer Review of the existing MEP design to define compliance with the ERs (as they stand), identify the missing/required employers requirements and then take those defined requirements through to a final detailed design for client sign-off.