By Rahul Odedra
ISG secures contract for the refurbishment of luxury Dubai hotel; to include all rooms, gym and spa
Fit out and construction services company ISG has secured a contract for the refurbishment of Kempinski Mall of the Emirates Hotel in Dubai.
In an announcement to the London Stock Exchange, where ISG is listed, the company said the project was worth around £21 million ($35 million).
The project encompasses the upgrading of all 393 guest rooms, suites and chalets, as well as meeting rooms, gym and spa facilities. It also includes the refurbishment of the external façade of the building.
David Lawther, ISG Chief Executive, said: "Our growing international reputation, diversified service offer and larger project capability makes ISG well positioned to take advantage of recovering overseas markets, especially in the hospitality and retail sectors,” said ISG chief executive David Lawther.
The refurbishment of Kempinski Mall of the Emirates Hotel, announced last year by owner Majid Al Futtaim, is set to be completed by the end of 2015.For all the latest travel news from the UAE and Gulf countries, follow us on Twitter and Linkedin, like us on Facebook and subscribe to our YouTube page, which is updated daily.