Local property developer Emaar Properties has awarded contracts for three more projects in Dubai Marina, the Views and the Burj Dubai complex.

The local ALEC has won the estimated AED 1,420 million ($385 million) contract to build a new shopping mall complex in Dubai Marina. The 27-month contract entails construction of a mixed-use development comprising an eight-level shopping mall with 150 retail units, a 38-storey tower with 200 hotel rooms and 400 serviced apartments, a car park and an eight-level tower for restaurants on an island in the marina. The local Middle East Foundations (MEF) has completed the foundations package. Singapore’s DP Architects is the consultant. US-based Hill International is the project manager (MEED 25:11:05).

CSHK Dubai Contracting (CSHK), the local affiliate of China State Construction Engineering (Hong Kong), has also been awarded an estimated AED 450 million ($127 million) contract to build the third phase of the Golf Towers complex, which calls for the construction of three towers ranging from 30 to 35 storeys, podiums and a series of loft buildings. The total built-up area is 116,700 square metres. Canada’s NORR Group Consultants International is the consultant (MEED 2:9:05).

At Burj Dubai, Saudi Binladin Group has been awarded the main package for the Burj Views project. The contract entails the construction of three residential buildings and a podium. NORR is the consultant.