PASADENA, CA (May 22, 2017) – Parsons has announced that it was recently awarded a contract for comprehensive multidisciplinary design and construction supervision at District 7 – an AED 4 billion project being developed by MAG Property Development in Meydan City, Dubai.
District 7 is a mixed-use community within the Meydan Master Development, comprising 35 residential buildings, a clubhouse, a retail zone, office space, and public green areas. The architecture and buildings scope includes residential buildings, townhouses, large villas, a sales center, and several utility buildings. In addition to the concept and detailed design of all of the buildings, Parsons will also complete the master planning, infrastructure, and landscape architecture for the entire site.
“This is our first buildings contract with MAG Property Development, and we are excited to work with them,” said Gary Adams, Parsons Group President. “We look forward to bringing our buildings and mixed-use projects expertise to this development.”
Parsons has been working in the Middle East Africa region for more than 60 years and has offices in the UAE, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Oman, and Bahrain. Parsons’ portfolio of ongoing work in the region includes buildings, residential communities, mixed-use developments, airports, highways, bridges, rail and transit, ports, water infrastructure, and oil and gas projects.Parsons is a technology-driven engineering services firm with more than 70 years of experience in the engineering, construction, technical, and professional services industries. The corporation is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, defense, security, and construction. Parsons delivers design/design-build, program/construction management, systems design/engineering, cyber/converged security, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. For more about Parsons, please visit www.parsons.com, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.