Introduction

Power Links International Co.L.L.C., Muscat, Sultanate of Oman is an associate of PLQ Contracting L.L.C. Dubai (which is based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates) and has been established as a (70% Foreign, 30% National Owned) Limited Liability Company in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman during October, 2010, specializing in the field of providing infrastructure support services to the Electrical High Voltage power transmission sector. In spite of the Global recession and consequent financial situation, the Gulf Economies, in general, and more particularly the Sultanate of Oman’s economy are expected to register a relatively higher level of growth, and consequently there is an increased level of direct investment by the Oman Government into several transport, aviation, power, oil/gas fields and similar energy related sectors. Accordingly, the associated infrastructure in relation to Power, Water and other sources of energy generation, transmission and distribution requires continued growth.


Power Links International Co.L.L.C., Muscat, Sultanate of Oman has been set up to specifically addresses the services provision in these sectors and primarily serves the needs of such an infrastructure growth in the Power generation, transmission and distribution sector, and undertakes specialist Electrical and communication system works as per the requirements of various projects and individual customers.


Initially working within the Capital area and those currently ongoing transmission system development works along the Coast from Sohar, today the Company has executed many projects in the Power Transmission and Distribution sector throughout the length & breadth of the country starting from the North West border with the United Arab Emirates, i.e. Buraimi, Wadi Jizzi areas and right up to the Southern tip in Salalah and the East Coast of Sur.


The Company has commenced operations with a core base of about 25 technically qualified, key engineering personnel and with the increase in the volume of business, has expanded the resource as the project requirements dictate with the total strength of over 95 personnel including Nationals. Management and Administrative staff are in addition employed to support the office related functions. Further additional personnel will be mobilized within a short period as required to meet specific project requirements and/or to cover peak work period demands.


Since the inception of the parent Company, Power Links Qatar LLC from 2006 and PLQ Contracting Co L.L.C. in Dubai, UAE since early 2009 has grown to be recognized in the field of Extra-high voltage underground cable services sector including design, engineering, and installation and testing services within the State of Qatar and United Arab Emirates. The Company has been especially identified for providing cable fault location services on long cable routes. Further, the Company is also recognized as a reliable, specialist manpower and materials supplier meeting the stringent needs of the local market



Significantly, within the short period of 12 months in operation, the parent Company in Dubai, UAE has also been certified for implementing the ISO 9001 standard for their entire range of services.



Significantly, within the short period of 12 months in operation, the parent Company in Dubai, UAE has also been certified for implementing the ISO 9001 standard for their entire range of services.


It is intended that the Associate Company Power Links International Co. L.L.C. Muscat, Sultanate of Oman also will follow the same development pattern as the parent Company and grow to become a recognized specialist in the technical services provision for the High Voltage Cable, High Voltage substation and related transmission systems sector including Testing services within the Sultanate.


Several of the key personnel responsible for the growth of the parent Company will be involved on a full time basis for the new Associate Company in Oman and have significant experience in delivering projects for:



a)All major Electrical Utilities in the State of Qatar and Untied Arab Emirates, including on a few instances for Main Contractors in Oman serving the Contracts of the then Ministry of Electricity (now OETC) in the Sultanate of Oman, and for large Industrial establishments such as Dubal (Dubai Aluminium) and Emal (Emirates Aluminium).

b) Global, multi-national and large Electrical Contracting & Manufacturing Companies such as ABB, AREVA, Siemens, Mitsubishi Corporation, Farukawa and Marubeni Corporation, Isolux Watt, as well as several reputed local/regional Contracting Companies such as Saudi Cables, National Contracting Co., Larsen & Toubro, Arabian Bemco, Danway (Electrical & Mechanical Engineering).














































































 


c) Several specialized large cable routes requiring route survey, design and engineering services, cable fault locating services. Power Links International Co. L.L.C. Muscat, Sultanate of Oman can undertake the following range of activities in the Power transmission and distribution segments by various Local and Multi-National Contracting Companies, either on a Turnkey basis or only installation and testing services directly to the Utilities and/or through other Main Contractors as per their specific needs.

Areas of Services provided / Works performed and capable of performing:

 

1.Design, Engineering, Procurement, Installation, Testing & Commissioning of High Voltage cable systems and associated substation works. (Specifically equipment Installation, Cable Laying including civil works for external cable routes, Jointing, Termination and testing services.)

2. Assistance to Design and Engineering works, including route surveys, conceptual and detailed drawings preparation, structures / supports design for electrical equipment.

3. High voltage substation equipment installation including Testing works.

4. Assistance to Project and Construction Management, including secondment of qualified engineering personnel.

5. Installation, testing and commissioning services for Package Substation equipment comprising of high voltage Switch gear, Transformers, Control panels, distribution boards and associated control cabling installations.

6. Design, procurement supply and installation services for cable support system accessories such as proprietary cable trays, ladders, supports, cable cleats, power connectors and specialist outdoor substation materials.

7. Sourcing and supply of most suitable materials meeting the Local Utilities / Authorities specifications – such as cables (Power and control cables), jointing kits, termination kits, proprietary Link Boxes, all consumables (Cable Glands, Lugs, Stainless steel Cable tags, labels, copper bus bars, Earthing materials) for transmission and distribution systems – from reputed and approved suppliers.

8. Any other local, installation assistance for emergency breakdowns at short notice and fault locating services.

9. Non-Disruptive Road Crossing Works: Power Links International Co LLC have started NDRC Division as part of diversification during June 2011and since then have completed many projects for prestigious clients viz. Al Ansari Group, Towell Infra, Galfar Group, Teejan, Amrouni International, L&T Oman etc. Photographs of some of the projects completed are attached. Power Links is fully geared up to take NDRC works in Sultanate of Oman using various methods viz. Auger Boring, Pipe Jacking & Thrust Boring methods.

Highly experienced resources deployment and successful project delivery within time is the key to our success. Some of the highlights of the past experience of key Management staff and a more detailed list of projects experience (of the parent Company) are attached.

We work in close co-ordination with the Clients with a clear understanding of their and project requirements from the initial stages, prioritizing the critical areas of the installation in order to ensure completion targets are achieved within the desired time and budget costs.

With this background and with continued increase in manpower and machinery resources acquisition, we consider being in a unique position

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