The proposed facilities will be built next to the Abu Dhabi main bus terminal and will take about 30 months to complete. The contract is worth an estimated AED 220 million ($60 million).

The prospective bidders include Al-Habtoor Engineering Enterprises, Al-Hamed Development & Construction, Al-Muraikhi General Contracting Company, Target Engineering & Contracting Company, Al-Faraa Contracting, Pivot Engineering & Construction and Group 3 Engineering Contractors, all local, and the local/Lebanese Arabian Construction Company (ACC).

Lebanon’s Khatib & Alamiis the client. The client is an Abu Dhabi-based private investor.