PLQ Contracting, Abu Dhabi ( An ISO 9001/2008 & OHSAS 18001/2007 certified) has been established in September 2011 as a separate, 100% local, UAE National Owned Establishment and legal entity, to provide localized services to the customers within the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, in the field of infrastructure support services to the Electrical High Voltage power transmission sector, with particular focus on High Voltage cable systems up to 400kV level.
PLQ Contracting, Abu Dhabi will be entirely managed by PLQ Contracting LLC, (known as the parent Company), and who is a specialized EHV underground cable systems contractor based in Dubai, UAE. The promoters of the parent Company had earlier developed similar organizations which have grown to be recognized in the field of Extra-high voltage underground cable systems including design, engineering, installation and testing services elsewhere in the Gulf.
PLQ Contracting LLC, Dubai, UAE (An ISO 9001/2008 certified), operational since September 2009 has been successfully performing several projects in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, power transmission and in all Energy related sectors. PLQ Contracting, Abu Dhabi specifically addresses the services provision in these sectors within the emirate of Abu Dhabi and is intended to primarily serve the needs of such infrastructure growth projects.
Working within the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, it is intended that the Company will initially serve the needs of specialist services within the Power Transmission and Distribution sector throughout the Emirate of
Abu Dhabi including Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, and later on extending to further remote Western & Eastern regions including and all the way up to the Saudi border to service similar projects in the Energy sector (comprising of refineries and oil fields) and renewable power generation projects.
The Company has commenced operations with a core base of about 30 technically qualified, key engineering personnel and fully intends to expand this level of resource as the project requirements dictate. Management and Administrative staff are in addition employed to support the office related functions. Further additional personnel will be mobilized within a short period as required to meet specific project requirements and/or to cover peak work period demands.
PLQ Contracting, Abu Dhabi , by adopting a committed development plan, has grown to become a recognized specialist in the technical services provision for the High Voltage Cable sector within a short span with its presence in Western part of Abu Dhabi in Major Projects in Ruwais , Habshan , Bu hasa Asab ..etc with the approvals from all Major Oil field Industries like Takreer, Fertil, Gasco, ADCO & Borouge.
PLQ Contracting, Abu Dhabi is registered with ADWEA ( Ref No – 9941669 ) & is working in TRANSCO Projects with Major EPC Contractors.
Several of the key personnel responsible for the growth of the Company in the UAE (and who will be involved in the new Company’s operations) have significant experience in delivering projects for:
a) All major Electrical Utilities in the States of Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Ministry of Electricity (since recently Oman Electricity & Transmission Company) in the Sultanate of Oman and also with private industrial developments such as Dubai Aluminium and Emirates Aluminium in the UAE, and Ras Lafan and Umm Saeed Industrial areas in Qatar.
b) Global, multi-national and large Electrical Contracting & Manufacturing Companies such as ABB, Siemens, Mitsubishi Corporation, Farukawa and Marubeni Corporation, Isolux Watt, as well as several reputed local/regional Contracting Companies such as Saudi Cables, Arabian Bemco, National Contracting Company (NCC), Larsen & Toubro (L&T), Danway (Electrical & Mechanical Engineering).
c) Several specialized large cable route projects requiring route survey, design and engineering services, cable fault locating services.
PLQ Contracting, Abu Dhabi can undertake the following range of activities in the Power transmission and distribution segments (as local support services sub-contractor) to National and/or Multi-National Contracting Companies, either on a Turnkey basis or only installation and testing services directly to the Utilities and/or through other Main Contractors as per their specific needs.