Top Construction Companies in Oman

Oman’s booming construction industry is a key driver of economic growth. The market is expected to keep growing steadily in the next few years, with projections reaching US$8.72 billion by 2026. Oman’s construction industry is poised for growth driven by several factors. Government spending on key sectors like tourism, logistics, and manufacturing is creating a demand for new infrastructure. The country’s economic diversification plans, aiming to reduce reliance on oil, are also opening doors for construction projects across various sectors. Additionally, a growing real estate market with a focus on affordable housing and renewed investor interest is fueling construction activity.

Oman’s tourism potential presents another opportunity, as hotels, resorts, and supporting infrastructure will be needed to develop the sector. However, the industry faces challenges as well. Past fluctuations in oil revenue and budget deficits led to a decline in activity post-2017. A potential shortage of skilled labor to handle increasingly specialized projects and rising competition from international construction companies entering the Omani market are also concerns that need to be addressed.

From massive infrastructure plans to detailed residential projects, construction companies are shaping the future of Oman’s built environment. This article will explore some of the leading construction companies in Oman and highlight upcoming projects that will transform the nation’s landscape.

Construction companies shaping the future of Oman

Several prominent Omani construction companies have consistently delivered exceptional work. Here are a few notable names:

The Oman Construction Company LLC (TOCO)

The Oman Construction Company LLC (TOCO)

The Oman Construction Company LLC (TOCO) is one of the oldest and foremost oil and gas services company operating in the Sultanate of Oman. With a rich heritage dating back to 1972, TOCC has a proven track record in building infrastructure, industrial facilities, and commercial projects. They are renowned for their commitment to quality and safety.

Galfar Engineering and Contracting SAOG

Galfar Engineering & Contracting SAOG is one of the largest, multi-disciplined engineering, contracting and construction company in the Sultanate of Oman. Established in the year 1972, Galfar Engineering & Contracting SAOG, has today grown into one of the largest construction companies in the Middle East with a turnover of over US$1 billion.

This multinational company boasts extensive expertise in various construction disciplines and provides centralised support to a wide portfolio of projects in key technical services including engineering & design. 


Bahwan Engineering Group

Bahwan Engineering Group is a leading Omani Construction, Product Sales and Support Services conglomerate. They specialise in delivering solutions to diverse businesses in Oman and UAE.

Bahwan Engineering Group has a strong construction arm that undertakes a wide range of projects, from residential developments to power plants. Their focus on innovation and sustainability sets them apart.


Mohammed Abdulmohsin Al-Kharafi & Sons

Mohammed Abdulmohsin Al-Kharafi & Sons for General Trading, General Contracting and Industrial Structures WLL is a private Kuwaiti based group with diverse interests and activities worldwide, established as a trading company more than 100 years ago

This family-owned business is a major force in Oman’s construction landscape. They specialize in large-scale infrastructure projects, including roads, bridges, and airports.

Mohammed Abdulmohsin Al-Kharafi & Sons

In addition to these companies, several International construction companies contribute significantly to the nation’s development. These firms bring global expertise and cutting-edge technologies to Omani projects:

Larsen & Toubro Oman L.L.C

Larsen & Toubro Oman L.L.C.

Larsen & Toubro is an Indian multinational engaged in EPC Projects, Hi-Tech Manufacturing and Services. It operates in over 50 countries worldwide. A strong, customer-focused approach and the constant quest for top-class quality have enabled L&T to attain and sustain leadership in its major lines of business for over eight decades.

Th company brings a wealth of experience in engineering and construction projects across various sectors.


Bechtel is a trusted engineering, construction and project management partner to industry and government. Bechtel has a presence in Oman, undertaking complex projects in the oil and gas industry.

Bechtel serves the Energy; Infrastructure; Manufacturing & Technology; Mining & Metals; and Nuclear, Security & Environmental markets. Their services span from initial planning and investment, through start-up and operations.


A Glimpse into the Future: Upcoming Construction Projects in Oman

Oman’s construction sector is experiencing a surge! With over 450 billion USD in upcoming construction projects in Oman, the nation is poised for a major transformation. From high-speed rail networks to cutting-edge smart cities, the focus is on infrastructure development and a sustainable future.

To learn more, explore Ventures Onsite, a comprehensive resource tracking over 6,000 projects and 4,400 construction companies shaping Oman’s exciting future.

The Road Ahead for Construction Industry in Oman

The Omani construction industry is poised for continued growth, driven by government investments in infrastructure, tourism development, and real estate projects. With a blend of established Omani companies and international expertise, the sector has the potential to deliver world-class projects that will propel Oman towards a brighter future.

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