STOMO appoints first Omani site manager
Abdullah Mohammed Salim Al Rawahi takes lead role at Barka II power and water plant.
SUEZ-Tractebel Operation and Maintenance Oman (STOMO) has appointed its first Omani site manager at the Barka II Power and Desalination Plant.
Abdullah Mohammed Salim Al Rawahi was promoted from Operations Manager of Barka II where he has worked since 2007.
"I am excited to undertake the Site Manager role. STOMO has gained a well-earned reputation in Oman as a leading Operations and Maintenance provider in the Power and Desalinated Water sector and I feel privileged to become part of its Senior Management,” Abdullah said.
“STOMO has given me great opportunities to develop my skills, knowledge and experience and now demonstrates that they have faith in my abilities by entrusting me with a role that has the responsibility for delivering a significant proportion of Electricity and Desalinated Water for the Country.
“This underlines STOMO's strong desire and commitment to recruit, train and develop local peopleand I thank STOMO and my General Manager Mike Maudsley for this opportunity and the constant support."
Abdullah graduated in B.Sc Mechanical Engineering from Sultan Qaboos University, and then earned a Masters in Industrial Engineering.
He started his career in 1994 as a Shift Charge Engineer at Rusail Power Plant, where he was promoted to Operations Manager and Deputy Plant Manager in 2001.
In October 2007, he moved to Barka II Power and Desalination Plant with a promotion to Operations Manager and now to Site Manager.