Jacobs Engineering Group has secured an infrastructure design contract from the UAE-based Arada Developments for Aljada, a mixed-use project in Sharjah, UAE.
Dubai-based contractor HLG has been selected by Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC) to build the concrete raft foundation for one of Uptown Dubai’s two super-tall towers.
Dar Al Arkan Real Estate Development Company, a real estate developer in the Middle East, has begun the construction for I Love Florence Tower project in Dubai.
Emaar Misr for Development (EMD) of Egypt has signed two construction contracts for the first phase of the Marasi Marina project worth EGP2bn ($112.36m).
Azizi Developments, the real estate investment arm of Azizi Group in the UAE, will begin construction of Phases 3 and 4 of Azizi Riviera in February 2018.
BAM International, the operating company of Royal BAM Group, has been appointed by Miral Asset Management to construct Yas Arena on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Mabani Steel, belonging to the Al Rajhi Building Solutions Group and part of Al Rajhi Holding in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), has won a contract to provide steel structure solutions for the King Avenue Mall mega project.
Construction activity in Saudi Arabia remains sluggish, with only a marginal pick-up expected in 2018 following two years of contraction. The recovery will gain momentum in the following years, assuming that oil prices edge up and that political risks in the region do not greatly disrupt investment flows.
Dubai-based Omniyat has signed an AED500m ($136m) agreement with Ajman Bank for the construction of a mixed-use project at Dubai Water Canal in Business Bay.
Italian construction firm Itinera has secured a $620m contract from Al Farwaniya Property Developments for the construction of Reem Mall, a new retail, leisure, dining and entertainment destination, in Abu Dhabi.
Azizi Developments, a real estate developer based in Dubai, has begun construction of Azizi Victoria in the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum City – District Seven.
Majid Al Futtaim, a mall operator, has broken ground on a new AED1.4bn ($381m) lifestyle destination in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Multiplex Constructions has bagged a mixed-use twin tower construction contract from the UAE-based Address Residences Jumeirah Resort + Spa.
UAE-based APCC Piling and Contracting has won an AED165m ($45m) contract from real estate developer Nakheel to build six marinas at its Deira Islands project.
Al Qabdah Building Contracting has won an AED400m ($109m) contract from Jumeirah Golf Estates (JGE) to build a mid-market luxury residential community, known as Alandalus, in Dubai, UAE.
Azizi Developments, a UAE-based real estate developer, has announced that construction work is progressing well at its AED12bn ($3.26bn) waterfront project Azizi Riviera in Dubai's Meydan One district.
Ithra Dubai, the real estate firm owned by Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD), has broken ground its mixed-use development project One Za’abeel in Dubai.
Real estate developer Seven Tides has started construction on SE7EN Residences The Palm, a new residential development on the trunk of Palm Jumeirah.
Consulting engineer Ramboll has been awarded a contract by the UAE-based real estate developer Imkan, to serve as the lead consultant for “Makers District” development in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Aldar Properties, a UAE-based property development company, has launched a new waterfront development on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi.