DeSimone wins Construction Week’s Tower Project of the Year

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December 11, 2015

Al Hilal BankOn Wednesday, Dec. 9, DeSimone Consulting Engineers’ Al Maryah Tower was named the Tower Project of the Year at the Construction Week Awards 2015. The project also earned the firm a highly commended award under the Commercial Tower of the Year category.

Located on Abu Dhabi’s Al Maryah Island, the project consists of a 32-story tower with six podium levels and six levels of sub-terrain parking. It is one of the deepest excavated sites in Abu Dhabi.

Winners_Stage__9_DeSimone was also shortlisted for two additional Construction Week awards: Regent Emirates Pearl as Hospitality Project of the Year; and Ahmed Osman, managing principal of the firm’s Abu Dhabi office, as Project Manager of the Year.

To learn more about the awards, visit You can also read Construction Week’s feature on DeSimone and the Al Maryah Tower here: DeSimone’s recipe for towering structural success.