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Drake & Skull wins Kuwait contract
Posted: Sunday, July 09, 2006
The centre is being built on the Shuwaikh campus of the College of Technological Studies belonging to Kuwait’s Public Authority for Applied Education and Training (PAAET).
Drake & Scull has been contracted to procure, supply, install, test and commission a complete electrical, mechanical, drainage and fire fighting system for the centre.
The main contractors for the project are Kuwait’s Real Estate Construction and Fabrication Company (Recafco).
“Our involvement in some of the biggest international and regional projects has earned us the reputation of the region’s most-preferred provider of world-class engineering services,” said Drake & Scull International.executive director, Drake & Scull International Khaldoun Al Tabari.
“The PAAET project furthers our strategic plans to boost our presence in the GCC and extend our expertise to the region’s customers.
“We look forward to completing the project within the stipulated period and in compliance with stringent international standards.”
Drake & Scull has been providing quality engineering services in the region since its inception in 1964.
In Dubai, it has installed highly specialised and customised engineering systems at the Emirates Aviation Centre, Rashid Hospital Accident, Emergency and Trauma Centre, Dubai Free Zone, American Hospital and Dubai Police Headquarters building besides others. Besides Kuwait, its extensive regional operations are spread across the UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Jordan and Egypt.
Drake & Scull International is an integrated end-to-end service provider in the field of electrical and mechanical engineering and has provided high quality services to clients since its inception in 1964. Drake & Scull International is the global arm of Emcor Group, a US-based construction and facilities management Company with a turnover of $4.6 billion a year.
Drake & Scull’s expertise, spans from providing complete solutions through design-and-build, to engineering, procurement and construction (EPC), as well as maintenance and operations of District Cooling Plants.
With many prestigious
projects completed, including Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai Internet
City, Smart Village/Egypt, Four Seasons Hotel/Qatar, Drake & Scull
is currently working on Jumeirah Beach Residence and Dubai Festival
Source: TradeArabia News Service
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