Built to inform

Sign up for the daily newsletters

No, Thank you

Dhabi Contracting takes on new Dubailand contract

Firm to commence foundation work on Wadi Walk immediately

An overview of the City of Arabia development, in which Wadi Walk will be based.
An overview of the City of Arabia development, in which Wadi Walk will be based.

Dhabi Contracting has won a key contract from the owners of Dubailand's City of Arabia complex to build the city's low-rise apartments and waterfront community.

The firm beat off competition from four other companies and is now starting foundation work at the Wadi Walk site, where soil testing, excavation and shoring work has already been completed.

Dhabi is already working for the site owner, Ilyas and Mustafa Galadari Group, as its main contractor for Mall of Arabia.

“With around 1,000 workers and 40 engineers on site for Mall of Arabia, we have now introduced approximately 500 more to build Wadi Walk,” said Sami Edwards, managing director of Dhabi Contracting.

“This contract agreement is a continuation of our relationship with the Ilyas and Mustafa Galadari Group, and we are all excited to see Wadi Walk come to life.”

Most popular

Awards

CW Oman Awards 2019: Infra projects shortlist finalised
Three of Oman's most critical developments from 2018 have been shortlisted for CW Oman Awards

Conferences

Leaders Kuwait 2018: New Kuwait 2035 needs smart city-led contracts
Localisation and contract modernisation are essential for Kuwait's diversification strategy
Construction Week's Leaders Kuwait 2018 summit opens
Speakers from Kuwait's Supreme Council for Planning and Development and CSCEC ME are at today's

Latest Issue

Construction Week - Issue 730
Feb 21, 2019