Al Watanyiah United Engineering & Contracting Co.L.L.C is a large and multi-discipline excellent grade, ISO certified Omani Construction Company based in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. Al Watanyiah has a history of more than two decades in executing diversified range of projects in and around the Sultanate and a reputation for delivering project on time.
The Company was founded in the year 1992 under the name of National Construction & Trading Company L.L.C. (NCTC). In 2008 the company went through a major restructuring and was renamed as “National United Engineering and Contracting L.L.C. The Company has been rebranded under the new name “Al Watanyiah United Engineering & Contracting Co. L.L.C.” in the year 2013 in keeping up with the ever expanding business goals and objectives. Al Watanyiah is jointly owned by two prominent investment companies in the Sultanate, namely Salim International Investments L.L.C. and Aimaar United Investments & Projects L.L.C.
Al Watanyiah offers engineering and infrastructure services that include design, construction, operation and maintenance with a strong emphasis on quality. Infrastructure capabilities include roads and bridges, airports, power, water supply and sewerage network projects, etc. Building capabilities include commercial, residential, hospital, industrial facilities, mosques and government buildings.
The company has been able to maintain a strong client base in line with its ability to invariably demonstrate its key value of placing the interests of its clients ahead of its own. The company’s clientele includes various ministries from the government and public sector entities as well as a host of private sector companies.
Led by a team of executive senior management and experienced engineers, the company continues to witness a robust growth with their ability to secure contracts consistently. In the year 2012, Al Watanyiah won a number of diverse range of projects such as Construction of Asphalt Road to Wadi Al Sahtan (Wilayat of Rustaq), Designing and Construction of Grade Separated Junctions along Batinah Highway (stage 2), Construction of Water Supply System to Ras Al Hadd village in Ash Sharqia Region, Construction of Sewerage Network System and Upgrading of Existing Sewerage Treatment Plant for Barka South-Al Batinah, Upgrading of Sohar Roundabout, Residential building at Al Mawelah South and EPC works for Supplying Electricity to Harf Resorts in Khasab at Musandam Governorate. The company has a good beginning to the year 2013 with awards of an electricity network contract for Duqm port authorities and a major water supply network in Hayma.
Al Watanyiah’s vision is to be the leading provider of quality construction and engineering services in the region. The company enjoys a steady growth and has strengthened its position in the market through quality, safety and timely accomplishment of projects. A strict regime of quality and HSE policies and procedures is implemented at all levels and across all departments to ensure compliance with regulations and industry benchmarks. The company’s senior management ensures continuous improvement of quality management in operations by setting and reviewing measurable objectives and targets. Implementing the second restructuring process in the year 2013. The third pillar, which will start June 2013, is restructuring Al Watanyiah units and departments to meet efficiently market changes and challenges.
In an effort to leverage its market position, the company has established strategic partnerships with reputed international companies and jointly bidding for mega size projects in the Sultanate. The prospect of joint ventures has already entered an exciting phase with the successful venture with Arab Contractors for a sewerage network contract in South Mawaleh which is nearing completion, in addition to the recent award of Amerat Waste Water Network. Also, major initiatives are under way to enter into other markets in GCC region.
In synchronization with the growth, Al Watanyiah continues to increase its workforce maintaining priority for local talents. The projects are handled by professional teams who have proven performance in handling complex projects and are well trained in latest techniques.
Al Watanyiah’s main office is located in Ghala Industrial Aria which houses various support departments and in-house divisions including carpentry workshop, steel fabrication unit, Aluminium fabrication division, plant and machineries workshop comprising large fleet of vehicles and equipment.