Klampfer Middle East recently held a ceremony to mark the topping out of the AED 120mn ($27.7mn) Novotel Sharjah Expo Hotel.
HE Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, chairman of Basma Group attended the event to celebrate reaching the construction milestone on the project, which is expected to be fully complete within the next 12 months.
“We’re currently ahead of schedule and already making steady progress towards our next milestone, the façade,” explained Sam Chehab, projects director, Klampfer Middle East.
“To complete the façade, we’ll need to increase our onsite workforce by approximately 20 percent, with the work executed by a subcontractor under the purview of Klampfer Middle East,” he said.
Developed under the directives of HH Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, the Novotel Sharjah Expo is the most recent addition to Sharjah’s hospitality and tourism industry.
Located in Sharjah’s Al Taawun business district, it will comprise of 200 rooms and suites in addition to a business centre and two meeting halls.
Klampfer Middle East was awarded the project in July 2016 with the formal groundbreaking taking place the following November.