ASGC, a leading UAE construction group, said it has achieved a major milestone on Emaar’s Harbour Views project in Dubai Creek Harbour with the raft to the eighth-floor level completed on time and achieving 20 per cent overall completion on the two high-rise residential towers.

Samsung Engineering says its joint venture with CB&I Nederland, a global player in the technology and infrastructure services sector, has been awarded a major contract by Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) to build a crude flexibility project (CFP) for its Adnoc Refining unit in the UAE capital.

Belgian construction group Besix says its consortium with Switzerland-based Hitachi Zosen Inova has been awarded a contract to build one of the world’s largest thermal waste recycling plants in Dubai, UAE, at an investment of €700 million ($869 million).

Alec secures Dubai Hills Mall solar project ALEC Engineering and Contracting says its renewable energy business unit has been awarded a major contract by Emaar Development to develop a 6.5 MWp private solar power plant for its Dubai Hills Mall project.