Kansai Paint inks contract for 3,000 villa project
The supply contract calls for the delivery and application of water-based exterior paints for the Jebel Hafeet Emirati housing project in Al Ain
Paint and coatings manufacturer Kansai Paint was recently awarded a supply contract for the Jebel Hafeet Emirati housing project in Al Ain.
Scheduled for completion by September 2016, the Japanese company is set to supply and apply eco-friendly water-based exterior products for the project’s 3,000 villas.
Syed Ameer Hamza Hasan, CEO of Kansai Paint MENA & CIS said: “The project is another feather in our cap and reiterates our position in the regions paint industry. The Emirati housing project in Al Ain is a prestigious venture of which we are thrilled to be a part of.”
He added: “The project will feature Kansai’s new exterior coatings line – Neoshield Ultra – designed using pure acrylic with the additional feature of reducing indoor air temperatures to keep villas cooler during the harsh Middle Eastern summer.”
Developed by Abu Dhabi-based Tamouh Investments, the Emirati housing project is a residential community development roughly 13km south of Al Ain. Spanning 440ha at the western base of Jebel Hafeet., the project is slated specifically for Emirati Nationals in Al Ain.
The next phase of the project will see the construction of a number of schools, healthcare facilities, recreational centres and mosques. Following the award announcement back in 2010, the project is now scheduled to be completed by September 2016.