Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

DSA Architects bags Saraya Bandar hotel consultancy services contract  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Muscat Daily - 02/06/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Saraya Bandar Jissah, the company developing Oman's newest Integrated Tourism Complex (ITC), recently announced that DSA Architects ­International - Middle East, an ­internationally recognised architectural practice focused on high quality design and cons­truction documentation delivery, has been awarded the site construction supervision consultancy services contract for its first two 5-star beach-front hotels in Bandar Jissah.

DSA Architects International will be responsible for construction supervision consultancy services for the two 5-star hotels, totalling 318 rooms, and will be supported by Atkins - Oman for engineering. The two projects are located in Bandar Jissah, 11km southeast of Muscat and 40km from the Muscat International Airport.

Saraya Bandar Jissah awarded DSA Architects International the contract after a detailed evaluation and selection process, which covered a number of major international competitors in the consultancy field. According to Saraya Bandar Jissah, DSA Architects International was ultimately selected because of its reputation for high-quality work and timely delivery, a release said Sunday.

In announcing the agreement, Sheikh Hamood bin Sultan al Hosni, CEO of Saraya Bandar Jissah noted, ''Awarding this prestigious and unique project to DSA Architects International was done after careful consideration and evaluation of the project's need for a consultant committed to the successful and timely delivery of the contract.''

''Considering the significance of the two hotels and the scale of work required, we found DSA Architects International to be an ideal partner. We strongly ­believe it has the experience and capability to undertake the project, from start to finish, and deliver quality results within the allocated time frame,'' Hosni added.

The two 5-star beach-front hotels, each offering its own unique identity, will be operated by the Jumeirah Group, the internationally-renowned luxury hotels and resorts operator. The first hotel is set to be a boutique 5-star hotel, occupying 61,000 sq m and comprising 112 rooms. Once completed, it will offer an array of world-class facilities and services that include an executive lounge, gym, business centre, lobby lounge, a specialty restaurant, prayer rooms, as well as offices and other facilities.

The second hotel, the larger of the two, will occupy a plot area of 74,000 sq m and will comprise a total of 206 rooms, of which 185 will be housed in the main hotel complex, while the remaining 21 will be indi­vidual villas. The project will also include a beach-front ball­room for weddings and events, international cuisine restaurants and sports activities, including a dive centre.

On being awarded the contract, Steve Kelshaw, managing director of DSA Architects International said, ''We are delighted to be associated with Saraya Bandar Jissah, the newest luxury address in Oman, along with world renowned hotel operator Jumeirah. we are proud to have been selected as a major stakeholder in the delivery of this world-class develop


 


Muscat Daily




  MENA News Headlines
 Jul 5 2015 - In Gaza, entrepreneurs seek to create a tech hubGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) When Iliana Montauk moved to the Gaza Strip in 2013, what most struck the former Google staffer and Harvard graduate wasn't the poverty, the rubble from decades of conflict, or ...

 Jul 5 2015 - Gulf carriers exploit Greek airline voidGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Greece's crisis in the last few years has provided a boost for airlines connecting Athens with Hellenic outposts around the world via the Gulf, while tapping demand from ...

 Jul 5 2015 - Libya magnet for jihadists from Tunisia and beyondGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Lawless Libya has become a magnet for radical militants who receive weapons training in jihadist camps before launching deadly attacks in other countries, like last week's beach ...

 Jul 5 2015 - Saudi fugitive killed in shootout with policeGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) A Saudi fugitive was killed in a shootout with police after having escaped a raid on suspected jihadists, the interior ministry said Saturday.A policeman was shot dead during ...

 Jul 5 2015 - Sisi rallies troops in Sinai after IS attacksGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Egypt's president said yesterday the situation in the restive Sinai Peninsula, where dozens of soldiers, militants and civilians have been killed this week in yet more violence, ...

 Jul 5 2015 - Syria- Army barracks falls to rebels in Aleppo battleGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Two coalitions of Syrian rebels battled to advance in government-held western Aleppo yesterday, seizing an army barracks in one district but being pushed back in others. The ...

 Jul 5 2015 - Qatar- No more candies, supermarkets to tender exact changeGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Supermarkets in Qatar have stepped up efforts to ensure that coins are always available at their counters to provide the exact change to customers.This comes as a welcome step ...

 Jul 5 2015 - Ooredoo Fibre roll-out to propel Qatar to Top 5 slotGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) The next phase of Ooredoo Fibre roll-out will position Qatar as "one of the top five countries" in the world for fibre penetration upon completion, said company chairman HE ...

 Jul 5 2015 - Qatar- Suhoor for QC staffGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) The Qatar Chamber (QC) organised a Suhoor party for its staff. QC acting general manager Saleh al-Sharqi stressed the importance of such gatherings in enhancing relationships ...

 Jul 5 2015 - Qatar- Commercial Bank launches new Internet banking websiteGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Commercial Bank has launched its new "state-of-art" Internet banking website featuring "first to market" technologies, which was designed specifically to enhance customers' ...

more...


 






Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help