Majees Ice Making Unit Opens

Sohar, The Fisheries Development Department in

the Wilayat of Sohar, in cooperation with the Local Committee for See

Traditions, today celebrated the opening of ice making unit in Majees

village under the auspices of Dr. Hamad bin Said al-Oufi,

Undersecretary of the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries for

Fisheries. The unit was financed by Majees Industrial Services


Eng. Abdullatif bin Mohammed al-Balushi, Director of Fish

Development Department in Sohar delivered a speech where he

pointed out that the integrated electrical unit connected to a main

control room and a room for storing ice, will produce 10 tons of ice per

day, as per high standards. The production will meet the needs of the

fishermen in Majees and nearby villages in the Wilayat of Sohar.

The event included a presentation on the project. The

participants and relevant public and private stakeholders involved in

the implementation of the project were honoured.

The ceremony was attended by Sheikh Muhanna bin Saif al-

Lamki, Governor of North Al Batinah, members at Majlis A’Shura, walis,

sheikhs and dignitaries.

Source: Oman News Agency