Completed project

project details:

Project: PDI Workshop & Car Holding Facility

Location: Jebel Ali Industrial 1

Client: Al Tayer Group LLC

Sector: Industrial

Start Date: February 2016

Completion Date: November 2016


The Car Holding and Pre Delivery (PDI) project for Al Tayer Motors in Jebel Ali Industrial zone is the conversion of an exisitng ex ceramic tile manufacturing and storage facility of approximately 24,000 m2 (the size of 5 football pitches) into a new Vehicle Storage and Pre Delivery Inspection Facility.


The works compromise of the complete removal of all existing wall and roof cladding, skylights, redundant services and doors taking the facility back to just an existing steel portal frame. Treatment of the existing steel portal frame will be via sweep blasting and painting.


Upon completion of the steel frame treatment the building will be completely clad in new composite insulated cladding panels of approximately 34,00m2 (over 8 Football pitches) to wall and roof areas including the introduction of 750m2 of new facade ribbon glazing.


Internally the 24,000m2 of floor space will be segregated into car parking zones, workshop areas and pre delivery car wash and finishing areas. Extensive civil works is required to the existing floor slab including the removal of existing large concrete plinths and tanks and the removal and replacement of approximately 3,000m2 of unsuitable concrete slab areas.


New floor finishes will be applied within various areas of the facility along with the introduction of a new mezzanine steel structure to create 300m2 of office areas.


All new Building Services will be introduced to the facility to cater for the new end user.


Attached to the warehouse is an existing 1,200m2 Administration building which will be stripped back to its previous shell and core condition for future Interior Fit out works.



project data:

  • 34,000m2 removal and replacement of complete cladding
  • 24,000m2 of floor area to be renovated
  • 14,500m2 of steel treatment
  • 154 number of new Skylights
  • 3000m2 of new concrete slabs