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UAE's Azizi adds 6,000 workers to boost construction of flagship project

Azizi Developments says workforce bolstered for four-phased residential mega project, Riviera in MBR City, Dubai

UAE's Azizi adds 6,000 workers to boost construction of flagship project

Riviera is the company’s flagship community project, comprising more than 16,000 residences spread across 71 mid-rise buildings.

UAE-based Azizi Developments has said it has added a total of 6,000 workers to its workforce to speed up construction at its four-phased residential mega project, Riviera in MBR City, Dubai.

The move comes in line with the developer marking 2019 as its Year of Construction, dedicating it to the swift construction of its ongoing projects, a statement.

Riviera is the company’s flagship community project, comprising more than 16,000 residences spread across 71 mid-rise buildings that overlook an extensive retail boulevard, a canal walk with artisan eateries and boutiques, and Les Jardins, a social space.

The completion of the project’s first phase currently stands at 54 percent, while phase 2 and phase 3 are at 36 and 22 percent respectively. 

Chinese, Saudi investment surge seen in Azizi's Dubai projects in 2019

Azizi Developments data also shows that more than two-thirds of investors are buying property to rent out

So far, 198 slabs have been casted, 740,855 tons of concrete have been poured, and 31 cranes have been erected.

Mohamed Ragheb, executive director - engineering division at Azizi Developments, said: “The addition of this sizable workforce to Riviera helps us ensure timely delivery, as well as the world-class standards of quality and aesthetics that we pride ourselves with. This community has an allure unlike any other, which is reflected in it being one of our most well-received projects with an outstanding investor response.”

He added that Riviera is one of Azizi Developments’ most sought-after projects.

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