AE wins $7.8mn University of Dubai MEP deal

Turkey-based contractor also reveals completion of Al Shobub project

The new University of Dubai campus buildings are being constructed in Academic City.
The new University of Dubai campus buildings are being constructed in Academic City.

AE Arma-Elektropanç (AE) has won a $7.8mn (AED 28.7m) contract to carry out MEP works on the first phase of the University of Dubai project in Dubai Academic City.

Main contractor Kier Dubai awarded AE the deal which will see the firm work on the university’s main building, management faculty buildings, and the information technology departments.

Covering a confined space of 21,200m², the University of Dubai project is comprised of a number of phases and is affiliated with the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI).

Commenting on the award, Burak Kizilhan, deputy general manager and AE board member, said: “We are continuing to sign new projects accross three continents – namely Europe, Asia and Africa. We are very proud to be a part of this prestigious educational project where Kier LLC is the main contractor and Dubai Chamber of Commerce is the client.

"We hope to grow our Middle East order book by being awarded a couple more projects for which we have been shortlisted and are waiting for the green signal.”

AE also revealed that it has handed over all the MEP works at Al Shobub Private School in Abu Dhabi.

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