UAE-based Majid al-Futtaim (MAF) has invited groups to submit bids for a contract to build its estimated AED250m ($68m) City Centre shopping mall in Fujairah.
Prequalified contractors have until the 27 June to submit bids.
The contract is for the construction of a single level mall with a total built up area of approximately 46,970 square metres. The mall will include about 100 shops, food courts and restaurants. The development will also include car parking for about a 1,000 vehicles.
The prequalified contractors include:
- The local Al-Naboodah Contracting
- The local Al-Ahmadiah Contracting & Trading
- The local Alec
- The local Arabtec Construction
- The local/UK Al-Futtaim Carillion
- The local/UK Dutco Balfour Beatty
- The local Khansaheb Civil Engineering
In December last year, MAF awarded a contract to Saudi Arabia’s Al-Saad General Contracting Company to build a $40m City Centre mall on the outskirts of Beirut. The mall, which will be located on the Damascus road, will have a built up area of 125,000 square metres.
Germany’s Bauer is the piling contractor. The consultant is the Lebanese Samir Khairallah & Partners. UK-based Davis Langdon is the quantity surveyor.