Under The Patronage Of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince Of Dubai And Chairman Of The Executive Council
7-10 December 2019
Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai

Sponsors



Falconcity of Wonders L.L.C. is one of Salem Ahmad Almoosa’s many enterprises with its own legal identity, and it was associated in 2005 to develop Mega Real-estate Projects like “Falconcity of Wonders”.

Inspired by the wonders of the world, Falconcity of Wonders is established as a luxury venture and backed by more than 30 years of experience in the real state sector, to provide a luxurious lifestyle within a peaceful community in the modern life of Dubai. This mega project, which is shaped like a falcon symbolizing the UAE’s heritage, is located on Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road giving easy access to all major roads linking Dubai to the other emirates.

Covering an area of over 41 million square feet, the project provides a fully integrated community by featuring various commercial, educational, residential, leisure and mixed-use developments to cater to the needs of residents, tourists, investors and visitors. It includes residential units including contemporary international-themed villas and spacious apartments, in addition to shopping malls, luxury hotels, the finest-dining restaurants, health clubs, spas, nurseries, schools and parks.

Falconcity of Wonders embraces global history with a modern touch brining cultures of the world together in one place. It is built to serve as a multi-purpose destination created to appeal to the widest audience covering all age groups and nationalities. Visit falconcity.com


About FAMCO Al-Futtaim Auto & Machinery Company (FAMCO) was established in the UAE in 1978 and operates across the UAE, delivering products and services to a diverse range of industries and commercial businesses across the transportation, construction, oil and gas, manufacturing, warehousing and marine sectors. FAMCO is highly respected throughout the UAE for the supply and service of heavy vehicles and machinery. This includes trucks and buses, construction equipment, storage and handling, power and industrial, marine solutions, rental and used equipment, and financial services. The company is the sole UAE distributor for Volvo trucks, buses and construction equipment. FAMCO is also the exclusive distributor for internationally renowned industry heavyweights Yanmar, Doosan, Himoinsa and Linde. About Al-Futtaim Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 42,000 people and operates in 29 countries through more than 200 companies. The Group has significantly expanded its business operations through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass, Asia and East Africa. Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, the success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of respect, excellence, collaboration and integrity. The Majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector. For more information, visit: www.alfuttaim.com About Volvo Buses Volvo Buses is one of the world’s leading bus manufacturers, with a strong focus on vehicles and systems for long-term sustainable public transport. The product range includes complete transport solutions, city buses, intercity buses and tourist coaches, as well as services in financing, vehicle servicing, vehicle diagnostics and traffic information. Dubai forms the regional headquarters for Volvo Buses covering Middle East, Africa and the CIS markets. Volvo Buses is part of Volvo Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses and construction machines as well as drive systems for marine and industrial applications. For more information visit www.volvobuses.com
ALSTOM as a promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom develops and markets systems, equipment and services for the transport sector. Alstom offers a complete range of solutions (from high-speed trains to metros, tramways and e-buses), passenger solutions, customised services (maintenance, modernisation), infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Alstom is a world leader in integrated transport systems. The company recorded sales of €8.1 billion and booked €12.1 billion of orders in the 2018/19 fiscal year. Headquartered in France, Alstom is present in over 60 countries and employs 36,300 people. www.alstom.com
Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider with a focus on making the world safer, smarter, healthier, more sustainable, and more connected. Founded in 1944, Parsons primarily serves the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. Uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services, the corporation delivers state-of-the-art solutions to federal, regional, and local government agencies as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. Parsons has a reputation for inclusion and diversity and has been named to the Ethisphere Institute’s list of World’s Most Ethical Companies for 10 consecutive years. Parsons facilitates a culture of innovation by encouraging collaboration among its employees and providing opportunities for career growth. With offices around the globe, people of varied talents and backgrounds, and a wide range of exciting projects, the possibilities at Parsons are endless. For more about Parsons, visit parsons.com.
Etihad Rail Etihad Rail was established in June 2009 by UAE Federal Decree to manage the development, construction and operation of the United Arab Emirates’ national freight and passenger railway network. Built to international standards, the railway will link the principal centres of trade, industry, manufacturing, production, logistics, population and all the major import and export points of the United Arab Emirates as well as to form an integral part of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) railway network.

The 1,200km railway network is being built in stages. Stage One, a 264-kilometre line transporting granulated sulphur from Shah and Habshan to its point of processing and export at Ruwais port, commenced operations in January 2016, and Stage Two construction breaks ground later this year.

Stage Two of the UAE’s National Railway will extend across the United Arab Emirates from the border with Saudi Arabia at Ghuweifat, connecting the Emirates via Abu Dhabi, KIZAD, Khalifa Port, Jebel Ali Port, Dubai, Sharjah, Ras al-Khaimah and to Fujairah on the East Coast.
SYSTRA delivers engineering, consultancy and specialist technical services that enable safe, efficient mobility and foster economic prosperity. A recognized world leader in mobility and mass transit, the Group employs 6,700 people and has an operational presence in 80 countries. For more than 60 years we have helped cities and regions thrive through creating, improving and modernizing their transport infrastructure. www.systra.com

“As a global company designing and managing iconic transportation infrastructure projects in the Middle East, we are proud to sponsor the Dubai DIPF 2018. Our specialist experience of managing mass transit, rail and airport projects around the world gives us unique insight into best practice and the latest thinking .DIPF provides a valuable forum to make connections and exchange ideas with industry professionals.” Faiçal Chaabane, Senior Vice President – Middle East Region, SYSTRA
Larsen & Toubro is a major technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate, with global operations. L&T addresses critical needs in key sectors – Hydrocarbon, Infrastructure, Power, Process Industries and Defence – for customers in over 30 countries around the world. L&T is engaged in core, high impact sectors of the economy and our integrated capabilities span the entire spectrum of ‘design to deliver’. With 8 decades of a strong, customer focused approach and a continuous quest for world-class quality, we have unmatched expertise across Technology, Engineering, Construction, Infrastructure Projects and Manufacturing, and maintain a leadership in all our major lines of business. Every aspect of L&T’s businesses is characterised by professionalism and high standards of corporate governance. Sustainability is embedded into our long-term strategy for growth. With over USD 20 billion in revenue, the company’s manufacturing footprint extends across eight countries in addition to India. L&T has several international offices and a supply chain that extends around the globe.
Planisware Planisware is a global provider of Project Portfolio Management software solutions designed to support product development, engineering, and IT business processes. We have been dedicated to helping our customers drive strategic and innovation excellence, make confident business decisions, and increase portfolio value for over 20 years. Today, over 500 organizations worldwide rely on Planisware solutions to manage their projects, resources, and portfolios. A global organization, Planisware offices are located in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, France, and Japan. www.planisware.com
IIL Middle East International Institute for Learning (IIL) is a global leader in training, consulting, coaching and customized course development, and is proud to be the educational provider of choice for many top global companies. IIL’s core competencies include Project, Program and Portfolio Management, Business Analysis, Microsoft® Project and Project Server, Lean Six Sigma, PRINCE2®, ITIL®, Agile, Leadership and Interpersonal Skills, Corporate Consciousness and Sustainability. www.iil.com
Society of EngineerS – UAE was formally organized on April 03, 1979 by the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs – Ministerial Decree No. 33 1979 to facilitate the increasing demands in professional expertise and accreditation of the engineers in the UAE. The society is a semi-government sector and a non-profit organization who strives to provide great services to its 40,000 members.

Society of Engineers – UAE celebrates almost 40 years of exceptional service to the public. We have accomplished outstanding achievements in accrediting the engineering certifications, regulating professional practices, standards and specifications and developing the skills and qualifications of all engineers in the UAE by our International accreditation committee. www.soeuae.ae
Construction Week is the region’s foremost construction magazine and has been since its launch at the Big 5 in 2003. Construction Week is the only title in the Middle East reporting on the market on a weekly basis and also has daily updates on its online portal.

Construction Week is the founding publication of ITP Media Group’s construction and design group which now consists of multiple publications, awards ceremonies, conferences, newsletters and social media channels.

All of the latest industry news can also be found at www.constructionweekonline.com. Visit today to stay informed on the latest market developments.