Fuel Farms and Staging Facility for the Department of Civil Aviation at Al Maktoum International Airport


Dubai Civil Aviation Authority

Completion Date

November 2009


Dar Al-Handasah

Scope of Work

Design, Engineer, Procure, Construct & Commission


Dubai, United Arab Emirates

The project involves Designing, Engineering, Procuring, Constructing, and Commissioning (EPCC) a Jet A1 Fuel Farm Facility (Fuel Systems and Fuel Farm), consisting of three API 650 tanks (capacity of 9,500 cubic meters), Firewater tank (capacity of 6,000 cubic meters), Switchgear complex, Maintenance and Administration buildings, Truck loading and unloading facilities, Test Rig facilities, Hydrant pump services and complete Firefighting facilities. The scope also includes the full design, installation, and commissioning of all electrical and instrumentation systems to allow for the complete automated control of the facility. All roads and standard utilities are also included in the scope as well as all civil, mechanical, structural, MEP, and process works which were executed in-house.