THIS IS THE SIXTH MAJOR PACKAGE AWARDED OVER THE LAST YEAR FOR ABU DHABI’S FLAGSHIP KHALIFA PORT AND INDUSTRIAL ZONE
Abu Dhabi Ports Company is announcing the award of an AED 1.04 billion (USD 285 m) contract for Industrial Zone Infrastructure to Al Habtoor Leighton Group (HLG) for its Khalifa Port and Industrial Zone (KPIZ) project.
The agreement is for the construction, fit-out, testing and commissioning of the civil and structural works for Industrial Zone Area ‘A’ primary Infrastructure (Central and South), the second and the third of the three construction packages that will provide the facilities for an industrial centre catering for a wide range of heavy, medium and light industries. Construction of the works will begin immediately and is scheduled to end in July 2012.
ADPC Chief Executive Officer, Tony Douglas, says:
“We are extremely pleased to make this latest award. We look forward to working with our partners Al Habtoor Leighton Group (HLG) on this world class project, with their commitment to delivering on time and to budget. The announcement represents another exciting milestone in the Industrial Zone’s bright future.”
Highlights of the contract include: