Abu Dhabi

The emirate of Abu Dhabi, a quiet achiever, is pioneering a series of ground-breaking projects that will lead the UAE capital towards a sustainable and modern living and high economic growth.

Link for Abu Dhabi projects at a glance

Work on the Arab world’s first nuclear power plant is now around 90 per cent complete, with the most recent milestone achieved on the project having been the successful completion of hot functional testing (HFT) on Unit 2 of the four-unit Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant in the UAE.

Across the waters from Abu Dhabi’s renowned Saadiyat Island Cultural District – home to the Louvre Abu Dhabi – a new waterfront lifestyle destination is in the making with enabling works currently under way on its key component.

Some 14 tower cranes are currently standing tall over an expansive site on Reem Island as a workforce of some 4,000 engage machine and muscle power to help shape Abu Dhabi’s latest retail, leisure and entertainment destination.

Advanced construction techniques that involved the use of drones, robots, lasers and 3D scanners went into the construction and installation of the iconic Founder’s Memorial in the UAE capital that opened earlier this year.

Earmarked for a prime location along the promenade facing the marina, the proposed Al Dana Mosque is set to become a landmark of its own in Al Dana North within Abu Dhabi’s Al Raha Beach development when it is completed in two  years.

Formwork systems from Germany-based Paschal-Werk G Maier are currently being used by a number of contractors working on landmark developments at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island, Al Reem Island, Nareel Island Development and Al Raha Beach Development.

NFT, one of the largest tower crane suppliers in the region and the only dealer for Potain in the Middle East, has immensely contributed to and participated in reshaping the skyline of the UAE capital.