Multiplex bags Address Residences Jumeirah main contract
Al Ain Properties has awarded Multiplex Constructions LLC the main construction contract for its Address Residences Jumeirah Resort + Spa development in Dubai
Al Ain Properties has awarded Multiplex Constructions LLC the main construction contract for its Address Residences Jumeirah Resort + Spa development in Dubai, it has been revealed.
Multiplex has reportedly commenced mobilisation for the construction of the twin-tower project, which comprises 77 storeys and three basement levels, as well as ground and podium levels.
A mixed-use project, Address Residences Jumeirah Resort + Spa will have a built-up area of approximately 257,000m2 and will feature a hotel and serviced and unfurnished residential apartments.
The hotel will consist of 217 rooms and suites, while the serviced apartments will boast a La Dolce Vita-inspired design.
Marcus Truscott, managing director of Multiplex Middle East, said: “It is an honour to play such an important role in the construction of this development. We look forward to working closely with the existing team to ensure the successful delivery of Address Residences Jumeirah Resort + Spa.”
Meanwhile, Mike Fraser, managing director of Mirage Leisure and Development, the development manager, commented: “The appointment of Multiplex as the main contractor follows on from the recent completion of the shoring and piling works for the project.
“We are confident that Multiplex will produce a high-quality product for Al Ain Properties, the owners of the project, and we look forward to the participation of client, contractor, and consultant team to make this project a success, adding yet another iconic tower to Dubai’s already impressive skyline.”
Launched in 2016, the development is scheduled to be completed in the fourth quarter of 2020.
“We remain steadfast in our commitment to excellence. The appointment of Multiplex […] is a further testament to our continual strategy of delivering world-class developments,” said HE Khedaim Al Darei, managing director of Al Ain Properties.
“The long-term outlook for real estate in the UAE remains positive, and Address Residences Jumeirah Resort + Spa raises the bar in luxury hospitality and residential developments. With the commencement of the project’s main works, we aim to deliver this project on schedule and to the highest standards.”