Eversendai bags jobs in UAE, Qatar

By FARA AISYAH

Eversendai Corp Bhd — through its subsidiaries Eversendai Engineering Qatar WLL and Eversendai Engineering LLC, Dubai — has bagged three new projects with a combined value of RM196 million in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Doha, Qatar.

The new jobs bring total contracts awarded to Eversendai year-to-date to RM602 million, boosting its orderbook to RM2.52 billion.

“Our core business tender book stands at RM10 billion and we are confident to win more works progressively,” Eversendai chairman and group MD Tan Sri AK Nathan said in a statement yesterday.

The new contracts announced yesterday are for connection design, engineering, fabrication, supply and installation of structural steel works, metal decking and fireproofing works for the Albaker Hotel Tower 1 & 2 in Doha (awarded by Al Baker Investments/Redco Construction — Almana), among others.

The second project in Doha was awarded by Qatar Industrial Manufacturing Co (QIMC)/ Redco Construction —  Almana for the Abraj Al Tahwiliya (QIMC Tower at West Bay).

Meanwhile, the project in Abu Dhabi was awarded by Arabtec Construction LLC the for connection design, fabrication, supply, erection, painting and fireproofing of structural steel works.