Oman Mining Company (OMCO) is the wholly government owned mining operator in the Sultanate of Oman. OMCO was established by Royal Decree in the early 80s with the instruction to exploit copper reserves in the vicinity of Sohar by modern mining techniques. OMCO produced during its years of mining approximately 19.2 t (metric tonnes) of ore and approximately 143,000 t of copper cathode.
Oman Mining Company LLC (OMCO) is a state owned company, established by a Royal Decree, based in Sohar, Northeastern Oman
The project was to find out how to apply a cost effective technology to clean up contaminated ground and surface water, and tailings.