Engineering Contracting Company LLC (ECC), has been awarded a multi-storey carpark project opposite Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), comprising circa 2,800 parking spaces.

Construction of the strategically located car parking structure, which commenced in March 2017, is expected to take 12 months to complete and will cover a built-up area of 89,000m2.

Commenting on the joint-venture project, Mr. Kareem Farah, Director and COO, ECC said: “We are pleased to working with McLaren on our first multi-storey carpark project, adding to the long list of diverse projects we have undertaken across our 42 year history in the UAE. Innovatively designed by Parsons Architecture, this project is centrally located in Dubai, providing millions of visitors from around the world easy access to renowned events, conferences and exhibitions.”

Mr. Farah added: “Visitors to DWTC and surrounding venues can soon expect improved access and reduced congestion, especially around high profile events, as the new project contributes to the ongoing development of infrastructure in the area.”

Taking advantage of its unique location, the completed five-storey project will include two helicopter pads offering VIP access, in addition to hosting multiple large scale external LED advertising screens.

ECC has more than 7,000 highly qualified team members and an extensive supply chain, which allows it to deliver projects on time and fulfils the expectation of the employer, authorities and other stakeholders.

As one of the UAE’s market leaders in providing engineering solutions, ECC is known for providing unique design and build solutions. As an expert in technical knowledge projects, known for adapting to the client’s needs and the needs of the market, ECC has received multiple highly recognized appreciation awards from some of their key partners in the region, including: Dubai Municipality and ADNOC.