HLG bags US$395 Million Jewel of the Creek Pack 8 contract

Posted on 29th May 2014

Port_SaeedHabtoor Leighton Group (HLG) was awarded a US$395 Million contract for package eight of the Jewel of the Creek mixed-use project at Port Saeed in Dubai. The client on the US$816 Mn project is Dubai International Real Estate (DIRE).

HLG is already working on site since 2012 as they were appointed to build the substructure with four basement levels and ground floor slabs.

HLG CEO and managing director, José Antonio López-Monís said, “We are pleased to have been selected as DIRE’s contractor of choice, and are proud to continue our partnership with DIRE on this landmark project. The HLG team is looking forward to delivering Jewel of the Creek to DIRE’s high standards.”

HLG’s scope of works involves the construction and completion of five hospitality buildings ranging between 15 and 19 floors, featuring a hotel and serviced apartments; a ballroom, with an attached café; a marina, including four foot bridges and one vehicular bridge; and hard and soft landscaping works.

H.E Khalil Al Sayegh of DIRE said, “We are confident that this landmark development will be a great success and we are pleased to again partner with HLG as our preferred contractor to deliver our innovative plans.”

Construction works on package eight are scheduled to start Q3, 2014 and complete in Q3, 2017.

For detailed information on this project - Jewel of the Creek in Port Saeed

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