Complex Made Simple

TAV hits to the top of airport construction sector

Standing out with the projects undertaken in the Middle East and Gulf Region, TAV Construction has become the world’s largest company in the industry with a turnover of 1,245,000,000 dollars. The total contract value of the projects TAV Construction has undertaken so far has exceeded 16.2 billion dollars.

Having become one of the leaders of the airport construction industry in a short period following a rapid growth through the projects it realized in Turkey and in the countries within the region, TAV Construction is now the world’s largest company in the sector. One of the respectable publications of the sector, Engineering News Record (ENR) has announced the world’s largest construction companies based on the projects undertaken in 2014. TAV Construction ranked the top in “Airport Construction” category.

TAV Group President & CEO Sani ?ener stated: “Becoming a professional player in a challenging and complex sector; airport design, construction and financing, TAV Construction is one of the leading brands of that industry today thanks to its rapid growth. We have undertaken projects like Abu Dhabi Midfield Terminal, Madinah Airport, Jeddah Airport Saudi Airlines hangars, Riyadh Airport and have gained significant success at the Gulf Region in the last three years. We are glad and proud to represent our country and ranking the top in ENR list in line with our target in the recent years. The success we have achieved thanks to the teamwork of TAV Construction family of 35,000 employees, comprising architects, engineers, workers at the sites, executives, also represents the progress of Turkish construction sector in the global market. We will continue our projects and works to reach bigger targets in the future with the strength of this success.”

Starting with Istanbul Ataturk Airport, the total contract value of the projects TAV Construction has undertaken so far has exceeded 16.2 billion. The company has been constructing Abu Dhabi Airport Midfield Terminal Complex in United Arab Emirates, Riyadh King Khaled Airport Terminal 5 in Saudi Arabia, Jeddah King Abdulaziz Airport Aircraft Maintenance Hangars, and Madinah Prince Muhammed Bin Abdulaziz Airport, Muscat Airport Infrastructure Works in Oman.

TAV Construction completed the following projects: Ankara Esenbo?a, Izmir Adnan Menderes and Gazipa?a Alanya airports in Turkey, Enfidha in Tunisia, Cairo Terminal 3 in Egypt, Emirates Hangars in United Arab Emirates, Hamad Airport Passenger Terminal Complex in Qatar, Skopje and Ohrid in Macedonia, Tbilisi and Batumi in Georgia.

The company is also renowned for its skyscraper projects. The most important of these is the construction of the 425m tall Marina-101 Hotel and Residences project, currently at its final stage. When complete, it will become the second tallest skyscraper in the United Arab Emirates after the Burj Khalifa. Other tall building projects that TAV Construction has realized include the 79-storey residence skyscraper at Dubai Marina, 52-storey Majestic Tower and the 30-storey Emirates Financial Twin Towers at Dubai International Finance Center (DIFC). Recently, TAV Construction has undertaken the construction of the Paramount Damac Towers project in Dubai in $300 million investment value. Headquartered in Istanbul, Today TAV Construction has seven branches throughout the MENA Region; namely in United Arab Emirates (Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Dubai), Egypt, Qatar, Tunisia, Libya, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and three subsidiary companies outside Turkey: TAV Construction Muscat LLC, TRCC-TAV Al Rajhi Contracting Co.Ltd. and TAV Construction Qatar LLC.

For further information:
Burcu Sar?o?lu, 0212 463 3000- 2092 / 05305495267