MoTC floats tenders for Shinas port

MUSCAT: The Ministry of Transport and Communications has floated two tenders for the Port of Shinas in North Al Batinah Governorate. The first tender is for design, making, supply and installation of floating piers and the second tender for the construction of new livestock barns at the port.
The tender involves supply of new steel-frame floating piers with a capacity of 3 tonnes/sq metre in addition to the existing piers. The whole project involves three main 20-metre long 4-metre wide floating piers beside 20-metre long, 4-metre wide sub-floating piers.
The new piers will enable the port to receive more commercial and sail boats at the port.
The other tender involves construction of 41 livestock barns and a slope for loading and unloading operations as well as attached facilities.