27 March 2017
· Established formally in 1975, ECC was born in response to the market's need for a premium quality, service oriented Civil Engineering & Construction Company in the UAE and the Gulf

· Alongside the company's anniversary milestone, ECC recently delivered 8% growth for 2016

Dubai, United Arab Emirates - One of the most established and diverse contracting companies in the region, Engineering Contracting Company LLC (ECC), is celebrating 42 years of business in the U.A.E.

Alongside the company’s anniversary milestone, ECC recently delivered 8% growth for 2016, despite the slowdown in the market, and has grown in terms of manpower and machinery, currently employing more than 7,000 highly qualified team members.

ECC’s positive annual growth figures are largely attributed to its delivery, reputation and strong financial position.

Commenting on the company’s growth, Mr. Hatem Farah, Founder and Chairman, ECC said: “Throughout our 42-year history, we have successfully weathered both market challenges and periods of rapid development by pacing our own expansion. Our growth and current position can be credited to our strength as a company and long-standing reputation in the UAE.”   

Key clients of ECC include: The Ruler’s Office, Emaar Properties, Dubai Properties, Dubai Islamic Bank, Dubai Investment, Deyaar, Damac, Union Properties, Emirates Telecommunications Corp. (Etisalat), Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), Dubai Festival City (DFC), Zayed University, the Roads Transportation Authority (RTA) and many more.

ECC is recognized as one of the top firms in the UAE with the capabilities to complete the construction and restoration needs of some of Dubai’s most respected landmark projects. These milestone projects include the reconstruction of the Deira Clock Tower and Hatta Village to name a few.

The ECC Group, through its sister companies; Abanos Interior Fit Out and Joinery, United Masters and Prime Metal Industries, is also able to provide all construction related services for its clients.


About Us: 
Engineering Contracting Company (ECC L.L.C) was established in 1975 by Mr. Hatem Farah, Chairman & CEO, in response to the need for a quality service oriented civil engineering & construction company in the UAE market and the Gulf region.

Ever since its inauguration in the 90s, ECC has built a reputation that is not only associated with quality, but has a proven strong record equally of efficiency & speed, and has grown in size in terms of manpower and machinery, with 7000 dedicated & highly qualified employees, and a large support & operations team.

As a result of having an Unlimited Height License and having undertook a variety of prestigious projects, the planned expansion process of ECC was achieved. This is evident in the diversification of completed, managed, as well as ongoing projects that include (but not limited to) Hospitality, Residential, Commercial, Historical, Educational, Institutional, Industrial, Healthcare, Leisure & Retail.

ECC is a commercial success story in the UAE and throughout the region, constantly striving to maintain its position ahead of the competition. With a track record of successful ventures and long-term partnerships, ECC has built a strong presence in the market with key milestone projects. Our Clients, to name a few, include Dubai Municipality, Emirates Tele-communications Corp. (Etisalat), Emaar Properties, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), The Ruler’s Office, Union Properties, Dubai Festival City (DFC), Deyar, Damac, Zayed University, and the Roads Transportation Authority (RTA).

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Please contact:
Ibrahim Mougharbel, Regional Senior Consultant, MENA, Instinctif Partners
M +971 55 246 8846       
Email: Ibrahim.Mougharbel@instinctif.com  

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