UAE-based Arada Developments has awarded a contract worth AED423m ($115m) to Best Building Contracting Company for the construction of East Village, the second phase of Sharjah megaproject, Aljada.
Saudi Arabia’s Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA) has commenced construction on SAR75bn ($20bn) Diriyah Gate, a new cultural and lifestyle tourism destination located in Diriyah, Riyadh.
UK-based master planner and architect Chapman Taylor is working on the masterplan for the 1.91 million m2 mixed-use development, named The Airport City, in the coastal city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Aldar Properties has completed the handover of The Bridges development on Reem Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Spanish engineering company Abengoa along with its partner SEPCOIII, engineering and construction company, has been selected to build the Jubail 3A reverse osmosis desalination plant in Saudi Arabia.
An affiliate of the US-based hospitality firm Hyatt Hotels has signed a management agreement with Umm Alqura to develop and build a Grand Hyatt branded hotel in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
Abu Dhabi-based master developer Modon Properties has awarded three contracts worth AED2.374bn ($646.2m) to deliver infrastructure works for the second and fifth phases of Riyadh City South project in the UAE.
BAM International, the operating name for construction company Royal BAM Group outside of Europe, has been selected by Abu Dhabi Ports, the master developer of ports and industrial zones in Abu Dhabi, to build new cruise jetty at Sir Bani Yas Cruise Beach.
UAE-based private developer Azizi Developments has completed the Samia, its residential and commercial development in Al Furjan, Dubai.
Admares, a Finland-based modular construction firm, has been selected by Qetaifan Projects, the host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, to build 16 floating hotels to serve tourists and fans during the World Cup in Qatar.