Al Hanoo Installs 5 Power Stations in EIC with a Value of over Dh 150 Million
DUBAI - Emirates Industrial Cities Company, the owners of Emirates Industrial City (EIC) in Sajaa’, Sharjah, have completed the installation of 5 power stations in EIC with a value of Dh 152 million, said a Press release on Wednesday.
Shaikh Abdullah bin Fahid Al Shakrah, Al Hanoo Holding and EIC Chairman said, “Our Company is racing against time to meet all the demands of Emirates Industrial City project. Our engineering staff have completed installing the 132MW power stations, along with 4 sub-stations, with 33 MW for each sub-station, and have delivered it to Sharjah Water and Electricity Authority in order to provide the project with electricity in the near future”.
“Investors’ needs for electricity have been well planned in a way that guarantees flexibility and easy flow. There are light and medium industries, comprising of assembly and conversion industries, canning and packing, distribution and logistics support. This is in addition to commercial activity for traders and service providers in the sectors of furniture, equipment and spares parts, electrical devices and household utensils and construction material, all of which need a certain amount of electrical energy.
Bearing this in mind, project energy was scrutinised to ensure all the requirements of a mega industrial city, such as Emirates Industrial City, are met”, added Al Shakrah
Infrastructure work at EIC is 100 per cent complete, while phase 1 of development works for Warehouses City, already at 50 per cent, has been awarded to a local company with a value of Dh 400 million, and is scheduled to be completed within 15 months.
Al Hanoo is the main developer for EIC, owning 41 per cent of the project, while Al Zamil Group owns 20 per cent, Al Habib Real Estate 20 per cent, Kal Development 12 per cent, and 7 per cent owned by Al Seedan Company.