Musanda to run huge Abu Dhabi residential project


By Elizabeth Broomhall

Abu Dhabi General Services Company “Musanda” has been awarded a government contract to deliver a major AED7billion residential project in South Shamka.

Abu DhabiThe project, which will be the largest of its kind in Abu Dhabi, located approximately 45km from the city, will cover an area of almost 4,000 hectares and provide housing for almost 130,000 locals.

Construction contracts for the development have been awarded to four companies, including local firms SaifBin Darwish construction, Tristar Engineering & Construction, and Ghantoot Transport & General Contracting Establishment.

The other contractor is a joint venture between the Beijing-based China State Construction Engineering Corporation and ARC Abu Dhabi Contracting.