(MENAFN -Khaleej Times) nakheel on wednesday awarded three contracts, with a combined value of almost dh563 million, for construction projects at its al furjan and international city communities in dubai
Nakheel has awarded dh563 million construction contracts at its al furjan and international city communities. — supplied photo
Among them are two contracts — together worth nearly dh526 million — for the construction of 401 villas and terraced houses at nakheel’s al furjan community. the first, covering 249 homes and valued at dh310.6 million, was awarded to ginco general contracting; the other to united engineering construction (unec) for 152 homes, with a contract value of dh215.4 million. under both contracts, construction is due for completion in 18 months.
Nakheel also awarded a contract for dh36.8 million to metac general contracting company to build a new community retail centre at international city. construction of the 79,000sqf shopping and dining facility is scheduled to take 12 months.
The community centre, where two-thirds of the available leasing space is already booked, will have 24 shops and six restaurants and coffee shops. the facility will serve residents in international city as well as people living at nearby warsan village, nakheel’s new gated community of 940 townhouses.