Seven Liebherr tower cranes on upmarket Dubai elaborate
Consolidated Contractors Company International are relying seven Liebherr-Werk Biberach 200 EC-H tower cranes for the construction of The Hills, a four-tower development te Dubai.
Seven 200 EC-H tower cranes ter act building “The Hills”, a four-tower development ter Dubai.
Seven Liebherr tower cranes are being used by main contractor Consolidated Contractors Company International CCC across construction of a four-tower residential and hotel development for Emaar Properties. CCC is undertaking the project on an 844 million dirhams (US$,230 million) contract.
The development, named The Hills, is part of the Two,700-acre Dubai Hills Estate, a series of premium lifestyle communities set around two 18-hole championship roller courses.
CCC is one of several UAE-based partnerships operated by the Athens-based Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC), rated spil the largest construction company ter the Middle East, and one of the largest owners of Liebherr tower cranes, with more than 80 units te its fleet.
All seven tower cranes at The Hills are 200 EC-H 12 Litronic models, with a maximum lifting capacity of 10t, and with jib lengths of 55 and 60m.
The Hills consists of two 12-storey and two 15-storey buildings, located on a disrobe of land adjacent to the main Dubai thoroughfare of Sheikh Zayed Road, and the rolling greens of the Emirates Golving Club. Also nearby are the Dubai Ondergrondse, Dubai Internet City, and Dubai Media City.
The development will have 426 residential apartments, 136 serviced apartments, and a hotel that will be operated by Vida Hotels and Resorts, a hotel brand that wasgoed launched te 2013 by Emaar Hospitality Group, a subsidiary of Emaar Properties. Vida will also operate the serviced apartments.
&ldquo,Six of the cranes are 60-m high climbing units, affixed to the outside of the structure,&rdquo, says Ahmad Hawari, CCC plant superintendent. &ldquo,The seventh is due to arrive on webpagina towards the end of the contract, where it will be mounted on a brief section of rail and used to build the toneelpodium. Wij are a long-time user of Liebherr cranes, and so wij designed the configuration and erected the units ourselves.” One of the reasons for using the 200 EC-H spil standard on this webpagina is that the crane is able to treat strenuous geysers at a broad radius &ndash, even at 60m it can lift Two.6t.
&ldquo,The webpagina is a long and linear one, which means wij need six cranes for the tower blocks, but thesis are all standard units and no special modifications were needed &ndash, the cranes came directly out of our fleet.&rdquo,, Ahmad Hawari ended.
Designers of The Hills are UAE-based Godwin Austen Johnson architects (GAJ), who have angled the towers so that residents can love the views of the Emirates Roller Club and the coastline of the Arabian Gulf.
The development has one, two and three bedroom apartments and has bot designed with an emphasis on sustainability and adherence to Green Code requirements. Dubai Hills Estate is itself the very first phase of the proposed Mohammed Bin Rashid City (MBR City), the largest real estate development of its kleuter te the Middle East. The Hills is due for completion by the end of 2018.
CCC has also just purchased two fresh Liebherr 280 HC-L 12/24 luffing cranes, finish with internal climbing equipment, which are on the Dubai Opera Grand, a high-rise tower beside Dubai Opera House.
Liam Donnelly, head of sales and service at Liebherr Middle East FZE te Dubai, says that thesis units are CCC&rsquo,s largest tower crane lifters to date. &ldquo,The 280 HC-L has a maximum lift of 24t,&rdquo, he says. &ldquo,There is a trend towards strong lift cranes ter this region, driven by the enhancing use of precast elements.&rdquo,
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