Revealed: Top 10 Expo 2020 Mega Projects

April 11, 2018

The 10 biggest Expo 2020 Dubai related projects are worth close to $33bn (AED120bn), according to a new report.

The expansion of Al Maktoum International Airport in Dubai South tops the list compiled by project intelligence provider BNC Network.

In fact most of the projects are centred in or around the Dubai South masterplanned mega development that has the new airport at its heart.

Major infrastructure projects account for the lion’s share of all ongoing Expo 2020 related projects.

In addition to the airport, these include the 15km extension of the Dubai Metro Red Line to the site of Expo 2020 itself.

Here is the top 10 list in full ranked in order go highest value:

undefinedExpansion of Al Maktoum International Airport - Phase 1
Project Value
: $8bn
Sector
: Transport

Project Type
: Aviation - Airport
Estimated Completion Date: Q4, 2025

undefinedThe Villages - Dubai South
Project Value: $6.8bn
Sector: Urban Construction
Project Type
: Mega Urban Development
Estimated Completion Date: Q4, 2022

Dubai Exhibition City - Expo 2020

Project Value: $6.6bn
Sector
: Urban Construction
Project Type
: Mega Urban Development
Estimated Completion Date: Q4, 2019

Dubai Metro Red Line Extension - Expo 2020

Project Value: $2.9bn
Sector: Transport

Project Type: Rail - Metro & Subway
Estimated Completion Date: Q2, 2022

Expansion of Al Maktoum International Airport - Phase 2

Project Value: $2bn
Sector: Transport
Project Type: Aviation - Airport
Estimated Completion Date: Q4, 2025

undefinedUptown Dubai

Project Value: $1.6bn
Sector: Urban Construction
Project Type: Mega Urban Development
Estimated Completion Date: Q4, 2020

Dubai Logistics City (DLC) - Dubai South (DWC)

Project Value: $1.6bn
Sector: Urban Construction
Project Type: Mega Industrial Development
Estimated Completion Date: Q4, 2018

Dubai World Aviation City - Dubai South (DWC)

Project Value: $1.5bn
Sector: Urban Construction
Project Type: Mega Urban Development
Estimated Completion Date: Q4, 2018

Golf District - Dubai South (DWC)

Project Value: $0.9bn
Sector: Urban Construction
Project Type: Mega Urban Development
Estimated Completion Date: Q4, 2022

Expansion of International Humanitarian City (IHC) - Dubai South

Project Value: $0.8bn
Sector: Industrial

Project Type: Storage Facility
Estimated Completion Date: Q4, 2020

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