Video: Construction Week In Focus | Expo 2020 Dubai's progress

S02E19 of Construction Week's exclusive YouTube series lines up the latest from the megaproject's Dubai site

Expo 2020 Dubai is one of the Middle East's most significant construction schemes, but how has the project progressed, and what comes next for the development? 

Construction of Expo 2020 Dubai's Phase 2 is on track for completion before year-end, and Phase 1 infrastructure has reached completion, with testing and commissioning under way for the latter.

PODCAST: How has Expo 2020 Dubai progressed?

Supported by Cimolai Rimond, steel work is also rapidly proceeding for Expo 2020 Dubai's Al Wasl Plaza. 

Ahmed Al Khatib, Expo 2020's vice president for real estate and delivery, told the audience at Construction Week Leaders in Construction UAE Summit 2018, that the development is 25% below the Dubai Water and Electricity Authority baseline for water consumed in buildings.

In this episode of Construction Week In Focus, Oscar Rousseau and Jack Ball, deputy editor and senior reporter of Construction Week, detail the key milestones achieved by the Expo 2020 Dubai team. 

READ: Dubai World Trade Centre awards $13m Expo Village contract

Construction Week In Focus is a weekly bulletin of the Middle East's top news from the real estate development, contracting, MEP, facilities management, and equipment sectors.

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Construction Week In Focus episodes are published each Tuesday at 9am.



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