India-based JSW Cement is set to build a new clinker unit and a captive power plant in Fujairah, UAE that will involve an investment of nearly $150m.
Developer Nakheel has signed a contract worth AED66m ($18m) for a choreographed fountain at The Pointe, the AED800m ($218m) waterfront dining and entertainment destination on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah.
UAE-based master developer Nakheel has signed a letter of intent with Austrian hotel chain Vienna House to develop a $160m beachfront resort at Deira Islands in Dubai, UAE.
A joint venture of Mace and Jacobs has been appointed as the UK government’s delivery partner for the UK Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai.
ADNOC Refining, a wholly owned subsidiary of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has awarded two contracts worth $3.5bn to Samsung Engineering.
UAE-based construction firm Arabtec Holding has won a contract worth AED424m ($115m) from DAMAC Properties to construct 916 villas in AKOYA Oxygen Master Development in Dubai, UAE.
UAE-based developer Nakheel has announced that construction of Nakheel Mall, the AED1.2bn ($326.7m) retail and entertainment destination on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah, is now 85% complete, with fit out also in progress at the mall’s outlets.
Jacobs Engineering Group has secured an infrastructure design contract from the UAE-based Arada Developments for Aljada, a mixed-use project in Sharjah, UAE.
UK-based Laing O’Rourke has won two construction contracts worth AED670m ($182.4m) from Expo 2020 Dubai to build two pavilions and an access road.
Gulf Technical Construction Company (GTCC), a subsidiary of engineering and construction services company Drake & Scull International (DSI), is negotiating contracts worth AED1bn ($272.26m) with Wahat Al Zaweya in Al Ain.
Developer Nakheel of the UAE and RIU Hotels & Resorts of Spain have signed a contract worth AED385 million ($104.81m) for the construction of 800-room, joint venture beachfront resort and water park at Deira Islands in Dubai.
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.
Samsung Engineering has won a $700m contract from Jubail United Petrochemical Company, a manufacturing affiliate of Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC), for setting up an ethylene oxide-ethylene glycol (EO/EG) plant in Saudi Arabia, to produce 700,000 mtpa monoethylene glycol (MEG).
Al Farwaniya Property Developments, the consortium behind Abu Dhabi’s Reem Mall, announced that financing for the $1.2bn project is now complete.
China State Construction Engineering Corp (CSCEC) has been awarded a contract worth $3bn by the Egyptian government to build a Central Business District (CBD) in Egypt’s new administrative capital.
Emaar Properties has introduced a Dubai Hills Mall, a regional retail and leisure destination located in the Dubai Hills Estate.
Dubai Holding, an investment holding company, has launched an AED5.5bn ($1.5bn) Dubai Food Park development project.
Arabtec Construction, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Arabtec Holding, has been awarded a contract valued at AED353m ($96.1m) by the Abu Dhabi National Media Council (NMC) to build the UAE Pavilion at Expo 2020.
UAE-based developer Bloom Properties has begun main construction works on its Soho Square development on Abu Dhabi’s Saadiyat Island.