L&T’s Sohar facility comprises a Modular Fabrication Yard LLC (a joint venture of L&T and the Modern Channels Services L.L.C., Oman) and a manufacturing complex for Heavy Engineering. The facility possesses the capability to fabricate and load out a range of complex structures for Oil & Gas industry like large offshore Process Platforms, Jack up drill Rigs, SPAR/TLP & Modular Process Plants.
With an annual fabrication capacity of 60,000 MT, it caters primarily to projects in the Middle East and North Africa region. Located in Sohar Industrial Port Area, L&T-Modular Fabrication Yard is an all-weather yard. It is the first of its kind in Oman, and has significantly augmented Oman’s industrial capability since 2007 with its state-of-the-art facilities for heavy fabrication, sophisticated equipment for testing and load-out of ultra-large structures. The yard was adjudged as the “Best offshore Construction Yard” in GCC region at the Marine International Maritime Awards ceremony in 2011.
The multi-cultural workforce at Sohar reflects L&T’s belief in spreading progress by sharing progress. The intensive programme at L&T’s training centre is committed to upgrading of skills and standards of the local workforce.