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Carillion lands £130m Abu Dhabi luxury hotel

Carillion’s joint venture business in the United Arab Emirates, Al Futtaim Carillion, has won a £130m Mubadala to design and build a luxury hotel on Al Maryah Island in Abu Dhabi’s new central business district. 

Construction of this five-star hotel, which will be 144 metres high and have a floor area of 100,000 square metres, will start in June 2013 and is scheduled for completion by the end of 2015.    

Carillion chief executive, Richard Howson, said: ”We are delighted to have been selected for this prestigious contract, which reflects our reputation for delivering high-quality projects.  We look forward to working with Mubadala to design and build this state-of-the-art hotel and to building on the strong, long-term relationship we have with Mubadala in Abu Dhabi.”      

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