(MENAFN) Dubai World Trade Centre said that it has awarded a consortium of US-based CH2M HILL and UK's Mace a contract regarding all the real estate and construction related project management for the Dubai Expo 2020 master-development, Dubai Trade Centre in Jebel Ali, Gulf News reported.
Under the contract, the two firms will provide full-service consultancy, real estate program management, design, as well as construction and operations management for the development.
"In CH2M HILL and Mace we have a proven partner that we feel confident will enable the delivery of a state-of-the-art home for Expo 2020 Dubai. The success of the development is critically linked to its timely and efficient evolution to the planned legacy of Dubai Trade Centre - Jebel Ali," Director of Real Estate, DWTC said.
CH2M HILL and Mace have joined forces in the past on multiple projects, including the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, while separately, CH2M HILL played a consulting role on Rio 2016, while Mace is the program manager for the Qatar Public Works programs and provided advice to the organizing committee of Astana Expo 2017.