Dubai’s Drake wins $68m gov’t contract in Abu Dhabi

Dubai-based Drake & Scull International on Wednesday said it has signed a letter of award to execute a AED251m $68.3m engineering contract for a major government facility in Abu Dhabi.

The scope of the contract includes electro-mechanical works of the hardscape and landscape components of the facility scheduled to be completed in 2014, the company said in a statement without giving further details about the project.

The award in Abu Dhabi follows recent contract wins in the emirate including the iconic Fairmont Hotel and the Louvre Museum which were announced earlier in Q3.

Khaldoun Tabari, CEO of Drake & Scull International, said: ?We have managed to secure AED6.1bn worth of contracts across the region year to date.

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