August 10, 2015 – Al Shafar General Contracting Co. LLC, a leading and award-winning UAE construction group (‘ASGC’), is pleased to announce that it has now successfully completed structural work for the Marina Bloom development at Abu Dhabi Marina, a mixed-use project developed by award- winning developer Bloom Properties in the renowned Al Bateen Area of the capital, Abu Dhabi.
With breath-taking views of the Arabian Gulf and the city, the development features a five-star hotel, 57 executive serviced apartments, as well as waterfront retail areas, providing residents and guests with a luxurious and holistic hospitality experience.
ASGC started initial construction work in April 2014 and the project is expected to be fully complete by Q3 2016.
Founded in 1989 in Dubai, ASGC provides turn-key general contracting solutions across a range of market sectors, including residential, commercial, hospitality and industrial & infrastructure. In addition to undertaking large-scale construction projects, ASGC also offers a number of related construction products and services, including mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) services and structural steel, ready-mix concrete and pre-cast concrete products, as well as interior fit-outs through a number of subsidiaries.
Bishoy Azmy, CEO of Al Shafar General Contracting Co. LLC, said:
“I am delighted to announce a key milestone with the completion of the structure for the Marina Bloom Development, which commenced in April 2014. This development, which is mixed-use and includes a premium five star hotel, once again demonstrates ASGC’s expertise in the delivery of quality and high-end hospitality and residential construction projects.”
During the past 25 years, ASGC has worked on more than 280 projects and has developed a deep understanding of the local construction market with a reputation for consistently delivering high-quality projects. ASGC clients include Meraas Holding, Dubai Properties, Bloom Properties, Emaar Misr, wasl Asset Management, Al Habtoor Group, IFA Hotels & Resorts and Damac. Government clients include the RTA, Dubai Police, Abu Dhabi Health Authority (SEHA), Dubai Aviation Engineering Projects (DAEP) and ADNOC.
ASGC’s landmark projects include the Waldorf Astoria Hotel (Palm Jumeirah, Dubai), City Walk (Jumeirah, Dubai), the Golden Mile (Palm Jumeirah, Dubai), Jumeirah Beach Residence Sector 6 (Dubai Marina, Dubai), Business Central Towers (Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai), Marina Bloom (Abu Dhabi Marina), Oceanscape (Reem Island, Abu Dhabi), Vision Tower (Business Bay, Dubai), Bay Square (Business Bay, Dubai),Dubai International Airport Support Facilities (Dubai Airport, Dubai) and the Dubai Police General Headquarters (Al Twar, Dubai).