The project consists of adding an extension to an already existing central cooling plant of 10,000 TR, and which consists of a set of soft-starter chillers for a total cooling capacity of 5,000 TR. It also includes variable primary chilled water pumping, cooling towers, condenser water pumps, the energizing of a separate 33 kV feeder and installation of associated transformers, and associated civil works.
Project Scope / Highlights
UAE University, Al Ain – District Cooling Plant Expansion
Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, UAE
August 2011 – July 2012
Fittons Engineering Consultancy LLC (Engineer of record, MEP designer and Supervision)
Engineer, Procure, Construct (FIDIC based)
Expansion of 5,000 TR
Development / Client
National Central Cooling Company (PJSC) – TABREED
Established in 1998 and listed on the Dubai Financial Market, Tabreed is an Abu Dhabi based utility company that provides year-round climate control to communities across the Middle East. Across the Middle East, Tabreed currently owns and operates 33 district cooling plants, and operates 29 plants via wholly-owned joint-ventures and subsidiaries. Tabreed has operations in Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the UAE.