ILF awarded Oman wind consulting contract
Deal covers consulting and engineering services for 50MW Masdar-led project.
ILF Consulting Engineers was awarded a contract to perform consulting and engineering services for this Oman’s first wind power project.
The Austria-based company confirmed the deal in a statement on its website though it did not reveal the value of the contract.
Masdar and the Rural Areas Electricity Company (RAECO) are looking to develop an onshore 50 MW Wind farm and 132 kV Overhead Transmission Line in Harweel, Dhofar Governate.
A maximum of 25 turbines will be installed at the proposed site, providing up to 50 MW of power generation.
The project will reduce the Sultanate’s of Oman dependence on fossil fuels for electricity generation and is the first of its kind in the country.