Al Shirawi wins MEP Contract for Al Shafar’s Palm Jumeirah Development

Al Shirawi wins MEP Contract for Al Shafar’s Palm Jumeirah Development

Dubai-UAE: March 14, 2016: Al Shirawi Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, a turnkey MEP contractor for commercial, residential, hospitality, healthcare and industrial properties in the UAE, has announced that it has won the MEP contract for Al Shafar Investment Group’s high-profile residential project on the Palm Jumeirah in Dubai.

The MEP project led by Avinash Thatte, General Manager – Special Projects, encompasses MEP works for two blocks of a residential building and a service apartments building on the Palm Jumeirah. Construction works for the residential project have begun and is scheduled for completion in 2017.

Al Shirawi provides MEP Design and Build solutions to access direct client projects. Services include design, engineering, service and installation of extra low voltage systems, CCTV and security systems, access controls systems, structured cabling, intercom systems, dish antennae, lighting systems, fire detection systems, intelligent building systems etc.

Al Shirawi’s design competency is unrivalled, with the MEP design and drafting services among the best in the industry. The company’s strong hold with local authority approvals in the UAE ensures fast-track project delivery. The in-house workforce of engineers and project managers enables the company to provide customized services. Backed by the technical and operational expertise of the renowned Al Shirawi Group, the MEP contractor has successfully completed projects in Saudi Arabia the UAE.

Ali Al Shafar, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Al Shafar Investment Group said, “Al Shirawi Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Company is a valuable addition to our list of business partners. We continue to work with reputable businesses to develop and enhance the vision for our Palm Jumeirah property.”

Navin Valrani, CEO of Al Shirawi Electrical & Mechanical Engineering, commented “We are proud to be associated with this prestigious project of Al Shafar Investment Group. The Palm project will enable Al Shirawi to showcase its wide range of MEP capabilities. Our UAE project portfolio is diverse and this project win reinforces our position as the MEP contractor of choice for large-scale projects in the region.”

Pratap Rangwani, General Manager of Al Shafar Investment Group said, “Al Shafar has had a long and successful association with Al Shirawi that goes back 30 years. Al Shirawi Electrical and Mechanical Engineering has in our experience, been one of the most dependable long-term MEP partners in the region.”

About Al Shirawi Electrical & Mechanical Engineering
Al Shirawi Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Co. LLC, founded in 1974, is an ISO 9001 certified turnkey MEP Contractor handling everything from systems concept to installation, commissioning and after sales services. Al Shirawi is supported by one of the most modern sheet metal shops in the UAE with the capability of producing GI, pre-insulated aluminum, square, round and fire rated ductwork. Al Shirawi has completed large-scale projects in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. For more information, visit

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