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Top 20 MEP Consultants 2017

by Rajiv Ravindran Pillai on Jun 1, 2017

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20. Akkawi Engineering Consulting

Headquartered in Dubai, Akkawi Engineering Consulting was established with an aim to provide world-class service to its clients in different markets. Akkawi Engineering Consulting is now in its 11th year.

With more than 45 years of experience in the industry, Yusuf Akkawi (pictured) established the Akkawi Engineering Consulting almost a decade ago in the UAE with branches in Lebanon.

When it comes to projects, Akkawi says: “In our journey of 11 years, we have delivered and achieved numerous successful projects, including the Leaf Tower (68 floors) in Abu Dhabi, EKFC-Emirates Flight Catering – Foodpoint & Linencraft Project at DIP in Dubai, Dubai Motor City Projects (three towers), MEP management and supervision for Nakheel Mall, and MEP design consultant for the four hotels at Saraya Aqaba-Jordan; in addition, plenty of other projects  for residential and commercial buildings.” He admits that there are plenty of challenges as well. He says: “Among the challenges in businesses such as ours are constantly staying updated with the latest rules, which we are especially careful about and make utmost efforts to comply and stay ahead of the curve. The UAE market is flourishing under the visionary leadership of our great leaders who always inspire people to give their best and continue to excel. With many new projects being launched such as the Expo 2020, there are tremendous opportunities in every sector of the economy.”

He concludes: “For our company, we are getting new projects and are hopeful of a bright future to further grow and develop.”