Gypsum Mining Services

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Awam Minerals LLC, owns a Gypsum Mining concession located in Thumrait near Salalah in southern Oman. The concession consists of Gypsum reserves of approximately 15 Million Metric Tons. In 2014 Awam LLC sold a majority stake in the company (51%) to a UAE based subsidiary of Ultratech Cement of India. Ultratech Cement is the largest Cement manufacturer of India with a capacity of over 68 Million Metric Tons per annum. It is a company listed on the Indian stock exchanges and is part of the Aditya Birla Group, which has revneues of over 40 Billion US Dollars. Ultratech has Cement manufacturing plants all over India and it plans to utilize Gypsum imported from Oman for capitive consumption in its plants, mainly near the coastal regions of the country.

Awam Minerals is currently developing the concession with site preparation work and crusher installation works underway. The company plans to being production and export of Gyspum in March 2015.



Our group company Awam Ventures LLC partnered with China’s Shandong 3 Electric Power Construction Corporation (SEPCOIII) - the Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contractor of Salalah IWPP (Independent Water and Power Project). SEPCOIII is a professional engineering enterprise and operates EPCO, EPC, BOT, BOO, PMC and so on in electric power sector. The Spectrum of SEPCOIII’s business line mainly spans thermal power project, nuclear power project, gasfired power project, hydropower project, wind power project and biological power project. By corporate Financial and Capital Utilization, involved with many fields, such as design, ocean shipping, commissioning and operation, SEPCOIII provides with package solution ranging from addressing, design, equipment supply to installation and commissioning for power plants.

Project involved the construction of an Independent Water and Power Project (IWPP) in Salalah. The plant has a capacity of 445MW of power generation and 15 million gallons a day of water.

The Project is a joint venture of Singapore’s Sembcorp Utilities and Oman Investment Corporation (OIC) who have signed a 15 year contract to supply power and water to Southern Oman. The Sembcorp Salalah Power & Water Company will build, own and operate the US$1 billion Salalah IWPP. The plant has begun operating in the second half of 2012.


Wind Power

Our group company Awam Energy LLC has partnered with SANY Heavy Energy Machinery Company (“SANY”), a part of the SANY Group based in China.

SANY is the world’s leading equipment manufacturer, ranked no. 1 in China, No.2 in Asia and No. 5 globally. Their products include construction equipment, wind turbines, marine machinery and oil/ gas equipment. The group also caters to the general construction and infrastructure sector. The company was formed in 1989 and has seen rapid growth to become a global corporation with 4 industrial parks in China, 4 R&D and manufacturing bases outside China including US, Germany, India and Brazil with 18 subsidiary companies. Presently, they have over 68,000 employees in more than 120 countries.

AWAM and SANY are jointly pursuing development of Wind Power projects in Oman.

Tianhe Oil Group

Tianhe Oil Group Huifeng Petroleum Equipment Co.,Ltd. manufactures and supplies drilling tools and test equipment primarily in China. It offers drill rods, integrate-type heavy weight drill pipes, Kellys, jars tools, drill stem tools, fishing tools, accessory tools, coring tools, milling tools, and cementing tools. The company provides drill collars, spiral drill collars, and spiral drill collars with elevator groove and slip groove; and integrate spiral-type heavy weight drill pipes, stabilizers, work-over tools, fishing tools and fittings, hydraulic bucking units, hydraulic jar testers, hydraulic fown hole motor testers, and BOP automatic cleaning systems. It exports its products to the United States, Canada, the European Union, the Commonwealth of Independent States, the Middle East, and North Africa. The company was founded in 1973 and is based in Mudanjiang, China.

Awam Group, under it group company AWAM Energy LLC is promoting the products and service s of Tianhe in Oman.

Over the years, Tianhe Oil Group, regarding “people-oriented, technology first, continuous improvement, casting brand” as our management guidance, continuously strives to innovate and improve our products and expand business related to oilfield. Meanwhile, The company also increases investment in technology research and development, always takes providing the global customers with the best technical products and services as our company’s mission.

Tianhe Oil Group strongly believes and promotes Total Quality Management, implement the ISO quality management system and HSE management system and API Standard, which has been deeply implanted into every person’s thought and carried out into every aspect of work.

Our manufacturing facilities are well equipped with four automated induction heat treatment lines and dozens of other types of heat treatment ovens and well furnaces to ensure full coverage of heat treatment requirements by different products to achieve the required mechanical properties.


Under our group company Kahraba LLC we established a partnership with Sakr Energy Solutions (SES), a company with established in United Arab Emirates, to fulfil the temporary demands of power in Oman. Service included:


Wide range of Silent efficient Generator sets and Accessories.

Medium Voltage Qualified Design and Application Engineering.

Installation expertise and expedient commissioning.

Operation and Maintenance team with round the clock supervision.

Emergency response team to immediate and short cycle needs.

Regional breadth, providing reach and service to customer applications across the region.

Our joint venture provided supplementary diesel based generators to the Liwa substation in Oman, to satisfy the peak demand for power during the summer months.