The global leader in managing construction risk Hill International has landed a major contract from Emaar Properties to provide program management services in connection with the Dubai Creek Harbour Development in Dubai, UAE.
According to Hill, the one-year contract is estimated at Dh 27.8 million ($7.6 million).
With 113 million sq ft of gross floor area, the Dubai Creek Harbour Development will boast residential developments, services apartments, villas, branded hotels and lifestyle retail district. It is made up of nine districts with a 30-year phased build-out. Emaar Properties revealed in a statement that it estimates building 2,000 units per year over the first five years.
The development will feature several key structures such as a tower that will exceed the height of Burj Khalifa, a mega retail district, a sanctuary development with exclusive villas and a canal district.
Mohammed Al Rais, the regional president (Middle East) for Hill’s Project Management Group, said: “Dubai Creek Harbour Development is indicative of Dubai’s construction resurgence.”
“Its marquee structures, high-end amenities, and ambitious growth plan will support Dubai’s business and tourism growth for many years to come,” he added.