DSE wins Dh334 million MEP deal

The firm, which is a subsidiary of Drake & Scull International will complete the supply, installation, testing, commissioning and handover of detailed MEP works for the leading hotel.



By Haseeb Haider

Published: Tue 14 Apr 2015, 11:49 PM

Last updated: Thu 25 Jun 2015, 7:34 PM

Abu Dhabi: Drake & Scull Engineering (DSE), a top firm engaged in mechanical, electrical and plumbing firm, has won a contract valuing Dh334 million on an upcoming mixed use hotel and residences building project to be constructed on the Palm Jumeirah in Dubai.

The firm, which is a subsidiary of Drake & Scull International will complete the supply, installation, testing, commissioning and handover of detailed MEP works for the leading hotel.

The upscale project located on the man-made island consists of three separate buildings of G+7 floors constructed over a common basement and will include a 360-room Five star hotel and two residential buildings. The scope of work extends to the pools and associated landscaping and will be completed by 2016.

Khaldoun Tabari, chief executive officer and vice chairman, Drake & Scull International, said: "We achieved nearly Dh5.9 billion in project awards in 2014 across Mena, Europe, and Asia, and are happy to maintain our streak of winning major projects in our key markets.”

The project award is a noteworthy addition to the company’s projects’ backlog, which grew by 20 per cent in 2014 and touch an all-time high figure of Dh14.4 billion.

haseeb@khaleejtimes.com


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