UAE. Drake & Scull Abu Dhabi, a wholly owned subsidiary of Drake & Scull International (DSI) PJSC – a regional market leader in integrated design, engineering and the construction disciplines of Civil Contracting, Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP), and Water & Power – has announced that it has signed a Letter of Agreement to perform MEP works for an iconic government facility in Abu Dhabi.
The project is DSI’s first MEP agreement in Abu Dhabi for 2012 and represents a strong start for the company within one of the region’s most promising construction markets.
Commenting on the project award, Khaldoun Tabari, CEO, DSI said, “This marks an excellent beginning for our activities in Abu Dhabi this year, we have built up a solid reputation for excellence and prompt delivery in Abu Dhabi which we are eager to reaffirm.”
“Abu Dhabi is definitely making its own mark within the region’s construction industry as it overhauls its urban landscape. This agreement puts us at the heart of the emirate’s development agenda in 2012”.
Ahmad Al Naser Regional Operations Director of DSI added, “The MEP works will commence immediately on the project and we expect to hand over the facility in March 2013. Abu Dhabi remains a strategic market for DSI where it first operated in the region, evolved and accumulated a great level of expertise through the execution of a prestigious profile of iconic projects across the residential, commercial, healthcare, and hospitality industries over the past 45 years. ”
About Drake & Scull International PJSC
Drake & Scull International PJSC (DSI) is a regional market leader delivering world class quality projects via end to end solutions that provide integrated design, engineering and construction disciplines of Mechanical Electrical and Plumbing (MEP), Civil Contracting, and Water & Power Infrastructure, through People, Innovation, and Passion.
DSI established its first office in Abu Dhabi in 1966, and has since expanded operations to encompass offices in Dubai, Egypt, Kuwait, Libya, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Qatar, Jordan and Thailand, as well as managing projects in Europe and other parts of North Africa
DSI ‘s main business streams include Drake & Scull International, which serves as the MEP arm, Drake & Scull Construction (DSC), which is the General Civil Contracting unit and Drake and Scull Water & Power (DSWP), which focuses on the Water & Power and Infrastructure sector.
DSI has completed many prestigious projects in the region for over four decades, and has helped shape the region’s skyline from within.