Olive takes on Nakheel tower

Olive Group will undertake security risk work at the Tall Tower, Dubai Waterfront.
Olive takes on Nakheel tower
By Administrator
Sat 12 May 2007 12:00 AM

Olive Group has been appointed to work on Nakheel's Tall Tower project on Dubai Waterfront as security risk and system design consultants.

The Tall Tower - which has also been referred to as Al Burj - will be the focal part of the 140 million m2 development, and has been billed as being the tallest tower in the world.

"It's a privilege for Olive Group to be involved in a landmark project that supports the strategic vision of Dubai," said Chris St George, managing director, Olive Group.

"Our role demonstrates our capability to deliver technology-led security solutions and is illustrative of our growing portfolio of major projects across the region."

In March, Australia's Van Der Meer Consulting (VDM) won a US $2.8 million (AED10.3 million) subcontract to provide structural engineering consultancy services on the tower.

WSP is the main consultant, while US-based LERA is the subconsultant.

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