Built to inform

Sign up for the daily newsletters

No, Thank you
Ahmad K Al Marri
48

Ahmad K Al Marri

 General Manager, Union Properties
Richard Beard
 Abdul R S Al Ghurair

It has been a year of consolidation for Ahmad Khalaf Al Marri and his team at Union Properties (UP). The UAE-headquartered developer saw its profit fall 93% year on year in H1 2015 – a slide that Al Marri attributed to investments made by his company. However, it seems that UP is now reaping the rewards of last year’s work. The firm achieved a net profit of $11.46m (AED42.1m) in Q1 2016 – a 50% rise compared to the corresponding period of last year. On the project front, UP selected China State Construction Engineering Corporation Middle East (CSCEC ME) to build its $119m (AED440m) Oia Residence in May 2016. The project, designed by AK Design, will feature 269 residential units, including duplex apartments with private gardens and terraces.

Other player

Kez Taylor
1
ALEC
Yu Tao
2
CSCEC ME
Hamish Tyrwhitt
3
Arabtec Holding / Depa Group
Emad Azmy
4
Emad Azmy
Dr Eng Sani Sener
5
TAV Group
Samer Khoury
6
Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC)
Mohamed Alabbar
8
Emaar Properties
Stephen Flint
9
Khansaheb Civil Engineering
Patrick McKinney
10
BAM International

Awards

Construction industry conversations around digitisation must evolve
The Middle East construction industry’s approach to tech must evolve and focus on how can
CW Awards 2019: Nominations deadline extended until 9 October
Nominate your best projects and initiatives and smartest colleagues for the 15th annual Construction Week

Conferences

Construction Week's Leaders Kuwait 2019 summit kicks off today
More than 100 decision-makers from Kuwait's construction industry to convene at conference in Kuwait City
HKA: Volume of construction disputes to stay consistent in 2019
EXCLUSIVE: Consultancy’s Michael McSorley talks about methods to avoid and ‘speedily resolve’ construction disputes

Latest Issue

Construction Week - Issue 751
Oct 13, 2019