Dubai, UAE – 24 October 2018: Arabtec Holding PJSC (“Arabtec” or “Group”), a leading contractor for social and economic infrastructure, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Arabtec Construction, has been awarded an AED 311 million contract from Expo Dubai 2020 LLC to construct the Public Realm in Concourses and Arrivals Plazas at Expo 2020.
The project comprises construction of 268,000m2 of public concourses including public entrance plazas, landscaping, lighting water features, irrigation, landscape structures and furniture. Construction is scheduled to begin this month and be completed in the last quarter of 2019.
Group Chief Executive Officer Hamish Tyrwhitt commented: ‘We are delighted that Expo Dubai 2020 have selected Arabtec to deliver this important element of the Expo Master Plan. This award demonstrates our commitment to diversifying our business and building upon our social infrastructure capability as a core competency.’