News In Brief - WCT Berhad Secures Road Construction Contract
News: Malaysia-based contractor WCT Berhad has secured a road construction contractÂ from Oman's Ministry of Transport and Communications in an 80:20 joint venture with Oman Road Engineering Company. The OMR123mn (US$320mn) contract involves the construction of Package 2 of Batinah Expressway, with WCT Berhad to be responsible for the construction and completion of the 44.75km four-lane expressway. Work is due to be concluded in three years. The Batinah Expressway will provide a connection between the Muscat Expressway in the Wilayat of Barka and Khatmat Melahah in the Wilayat of Shinas.