Location: Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Duration: August 2011 – July 2012

Consultant: Fittons Engineering Consultancy LLC (Engineer of record, MEP designer and Supervision)

Contract Type: Engineer, Procure, Construct (FIDIC based)

Plant Sizes: Expansion of 5,000 TR

Client:National Central Cooling Company (PJSC) – TABREED

Established in 1998 and listed on the Dubai Financial Market, Tabreed is an Abu Dhabi based utility company that provides year-round climate control to communities across the Middle East. Across the Middle East, Tabreed currently owns and operates 33 district cooling plants, and operates 29 plants via wholly-owned joint-ventures and subsidiaries. Tabreed has operations in Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the UAE.

Project Scope / Highlights:

The project consists of adding an extension to an already existing central cooling plant of 10,000 TR, and which consists of Design & Build an extension to the building, installation and commissioning of a set of chillers for a total cooling capacity of 5,000 TR and connecting it to the existing scheme. It also includes all other system components such variable primary chilled water pumping, cooling towers, condenser water pumps, energizing off a separate 33 kV feeder and installation of associated transformers, control systems and associated civil works..

UAE University (Al Ain Plant Expansion) District Cooling Plant