Dubai Investments Park, ABB sign $86mn Dewa substation deal

Dubai Investment Park (DIP) has signed an Dh86mn contract with Swiss firm ABB to commission a 132/11kv Dubai Water and Electricity Authority (Dewa) substation, adding to the six operational substations across DIP 1 and 2.

Located in DIP 1, the new substation will be energised in July 2019, according to a statement by DIP, a wholly owned subsidiary of Dubai Investments.

The deal – signed by Omar Al Mesmar, DIP general manager, and ABB’s managing director for the UAE, Gulf, and Near East, Dr Mostafa Al Guezeri – covers the supply, installation, testing, and commissioning of the 132/11kv substation. Read more


DIP said ABB Industries is an approved Dewa contractor and specialist in the field of 132 kv substation projects globally.