Musanada begins construction on $78.8m Al Ain schools

The schools will be handed over to the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (Adek) by November 2020

Musanada begins $78.8m construction on 76.2km2 Al Ain schools
Wam
Musanada begins $78.8m construction on 76.2km2 Al Ain schools

The Abu Dhabi General Services Company (Musanada) has begun construction on two schools in the Ain Al Fayda area of Al Ain City, which occupy a total area of more than 76.2km2 at a cost of approximately $78.8m (AED289.5m).

According to state news agency, Wam, the first Ain Al Fayda school – a male C2 and C3 school project part of the Abu Dhabi Future Schools Programme – will be constructed at a total cost of $47.1m (AED173.1m) and will be completed within 20 months, with handover to Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (Adek) due in November 2020. Work on the project is 33% complete.

The project includes a three-storey building capable of accommodating up to 2,550 students, and will consist of 85 classrooms, a library, science and arts labs, an IT hall, a multipurpose hall, administrative offices, an equipped sports hall, a cafeteria, a swimming pool, a prayer room for students and management, outdoor playgrounds, a car park, and external yards.

The second Ain Al Fayda school – a female C2 and C3 school project that is also part of the Abu Dhabi Future Schools Programme – will be constructed at a total cost of $31.7m (AED116.4m) and will be handed over to the Adek by November 2020, according to the agreed construction plan and the approved 17-month project delivery duration.

The second school comprises a three-storey building capable of accommodating up to 1,500 students, and will consist of 50 classrooms, a library, science and arts labs, an IT hall, a multipurpose hall, administrative offices, an equipped sports hall, a cafeteria, a swimming pool, a prayer room for students and management, outdoor playgrounds, a car park, and external yards.

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