Drake & Scull International (DSI), the leading mechanical and electrical engineering contracting company in the region, has bagged a three year contract worth KD 8.91 million to carry out electromechanical works for a Special Training Centre being built on the Shuwaikh campus of the College of Technological Studies belonging to Kuwait’s Public Authority for Applied Education and Training (PAAET).
Drake & Scull has been contracted to procure, supply, install, test and commission a complete electrical, mechanical, drainage and fire fighting system for the Centre. The main contractors for the project are Kuwait’s Real Estate Construction and Fabrication Company (RECAFCO).
“Our involvement in some of the biggest international and regional projects has earned us the reputation of the region’s most-preferred provider of world-class engineering services. The PAAET project furthers our strategic plans to boost our presence in the GCC and extend our expertise to the region’s customers. We look forward to completing the project within the stipulated period and in compliance with stringent international standards,” said Khaldoun Al Tabari, Executive Director, Drake & Scull International.
Drake & Scull has been providing quality engineering services in the region since its inception in 1964. In Dubai, it has installed highly specialised and customised engineering systems at the Emirates Aviation Centre, Rashid Hospital Accident, Emergency and Trauma Centre, Dubai Free Zone, American Hospital and Dubai Police Headquarters building besides others. Besides Kuwait, its extensive regional operations are spread across the UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Jordan and Egypt.