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About Oman Fiber Optics

History

Oman Fiber Optic Co. S.A.O.G. (OFO) was constituted in 1996 and commenced cable production in early 1999. Located in Muscat, the capital of the Sultanate of Oman, OFO uses state of the art technology to draw fiber and manufacture world class fiber cable products. OFO is a public listed company traded in the Muscat Securities Market (MSM).

Quality and Awards

A spirit of innovation drives business in OFO. We have pioneered G.652 D fiber manufacture in the region, engineered long span Aerial cables for high voltage lines and customized cables for the utility segment in the region. We have ISO 9001-2000 Certification by RWTUV of Germany.

The highest recognition for OFO has been repeat business and an impeccable track record of successful cable supplies to a wide range of customers. Oman Fiber Optic Company received the “Flame of Excellence” Award for the year 2001. Keeping with general expectations, OFO was chosen as one among the best five factories within the Sultanate of Oman and received “His Majesty's Cup” for the year "2002" "2007" and “2008". More

OFO has received ALAM AL-IKTISAAD WAL A`MAL(AIWA) AWARDS for the year "2009" and "2010". OFO has been selected as Oman`s Best Performing Companies.

OFO is always committed to deliver latest technology with continuous improvement, on time delivery, best quality fiber and fiber optic cable products and aftersales services.

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Services

We provide a complete range of services, supported by highly skilled and experienced personnel.

We offer Fiber and Cable solutions (such as for long haul backbone communication links, LAN networks, video transmission, cable TV, traffic signaling etc.) and Telecommunications Solutions (including RF Planning, Network Design, Network Implementation, Solar Energy Solution Design and Deployment etc.)

Currently we are executing several projects for OMANTEL, Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), and the Ministry of Defense (MOD), Occidental Petroleum Oman, Ooredoo and Oman Waste Water Co. (Sino Hydro), and other clients.

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Proven Competence

OFO has established a reputation for high quality fiber cable supplies and has successfully partnered customers in the AGCC region, the Middle East, Europe, North America and the Asia-Pacific. More

Some OFO partnered prestigious projects across the globe:

  • Terrestrial and Aerial Long haul projects of Oman Telecommunications Company supporting DWDM transmission network
  • Super information highway project in Kazakhstan for Siemens AG of Germany
  • Firq-Salalah back bone with Marconi Communications International of UK
  • Sohar-Katmatmalaha project with Ericsson
  • Anixter of Canada for distributor network
  • International Fibercom of USA for distribution network in Easter region
  • Global Telesystems of USA for project in North Carolina
  • 450K and upgrade projects of Saudi Telecom Company
  • Domestic and international linkage long haul projects and DWDM network of Public Telecommunication Corporation of Yemen
  • Projects of Oil, Gas and water utilities through reputed contracting Companies

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Our Plant

OFO manufacturing facilities are located in Rusayl Industrial Estate, in Muscat the Capital city of the Sultante of Oman, State of the art machinery from Finland and Rosendahl, Austria is used for fiber drawing and cabling Operations.

The plant is situated in an area of 5,000 square meters, and is atmospherically controlled all year round. OFO also has in place the complete range of comprehensive mechanical and optical test equipment both for optical fiber and optical fiber cable measurements. Designed by internationally accredited consultants from the United Kingdom the plant is customized for drawing of Optical fiber and manufacture of the a wide range of Optical fiber cables. The fiber draw area is certified to international clean room standards. More

OFO manufactures cables for long haul backbone communication links, LAN networks, video transmission and Cable TV, traffic signaling, FTTH solutions, security systems, and Defense and specialty applications.

OFO has an installed capacity to draw 1,600,000 fiber km per annum. The cable production capacity is 20,000 km per annum, and a wide range of cables can be manufactured. OFO manufactures cables suited for deployment in Ducts, Direct Burial applications, Aerial stringing, deployment in plenums and risers, and specialty cables for customized applications.

OFO's manufacturing unit is integrated with telecom services department which provides turnkey solutions like end to end connectivity through Fiber and Copper, starting with Survey-Design. Apart from the above, OFO also provides wireless solutions through WiMAX etc.

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OFO Company Building

Quick Facts

  • Established in 1996
  • Headquartered in Rusayl Industrial Estate in Muscat, Oman
  • Listed on the Muscat Securities Market with a strong and stable shareholder structure
  • Employs 256 employees with a number of different nationalities; 49% Omanisation
  • Holds a dominant position in Oman and a strong regional presence
  • Received a number of awards and certificates for its high-quality operations
  • Benefits from a strong and continuously improving financial position
Quick facts about OFO