Azizi to partner with Doka for super-tall tower

Austrian multinational to supply formwork for skyscraper destined to be the second-highest in the world

Azizi Developments has signed an agreement with Austrian formwork solutions company, Doka, for the manufacture and supply of formwork systems for its skyscraper project on Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai.

Azizi’s tower, which is being set up at an investment of US $1.5bn, will feature a vertical shopping mall, luxury residences and penthouses, in addition to a 7-star hotel, a one-of-its-kind observation deck, and numerous high-end F&B options. Once completed, it will become the world’s second tallest tower.

At the signing ceremony, CEO Farhad Azizi commented: “This is a testament to our commitment to procuring and partnering with only the very best, and aligns perfectly with our pursuit of delivering sustainable, innovative, high-quality, world-class developments that enrich lives for generations to come. Collaborating with Doka allows us to ensure premium construction quality for these unique developments.”

The ceremony was attended by Afzaal Hussein, the Chief Operating Officer of Azizi Developments, Robert Hauser, CEO of Doka and Ralf Buerger, Executive Vice President of Doka Middle East, Africa & Asia Pacific.

Established in Austria in 1958, Doka has a widespread global presence, offering a diverse range of high-quality formwork systems and related services for various construction projects globally. The company is said to be recognised for its commitment to innovation, continually developing advanced solutions to enhance efficiency, safety, and sustainability in construction.

Speaking about the partnership, CEO Robert Hauser said: “It’s a privilege to cast our partnership with one of the most prestigious developers, Azizi, on this outstanding project. We are delighted that Doka has once again the opportunity to demonstrate its broad experience in the high-rise sector. Only highly experienced formwork experts can provide the right answers to the challenges of this project, from planning and engineering to operational excellence in execution.”

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