Emirates District Cooling (Emicool) has been awarded the contract for a district cooling plant serving the Expo Village, Dubai South Mall and the new Conference and Exhibition Centre at the Expo site.
The district cooling plant will have a capacity of 60,000 Tonnes of Refrigeration (TR) and will deliver the first phase of chilled water effective May 2019.
This includes 48,000 TR of mechanical chillers and 12,000 Thermal Energy Storage (TES).
Adib Moubadder, CEO of Emicool, said: “Emicool is privileged to be awarded this prestigious contract with Dubai World Trade Centre. Since its inception, the company has always prided itself in providing efficient and highest quality district cooling solutions to support the growth of infrastructure in the UAE, with sustainable development and innovative technologies. This contract is a testimony to the company’s concerted efforts in this domain.”
In addition to the conference and exhibition centre, the Expo Village and Dubai South Mall, the district cooling plant will also serve the Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) Station and Project Star mall area.
Emicool also announced that it has awarded the project construction contract for the district cooling plant to Al Nasr Contracting Company.