Ssangyong Engineering & Construction (Ssangyong E&C) announced on Sept. 10 that it alone attained a total of 420 billion won (about $380 million) projects comprising 350 billion won in order for Oxley Tower in Malaysia and 70 billion won in order for Andaz Hotel in Dubai.
The 339m Oxley Tower in Malaysia is a three-way complex that will be built in the KLCC (Kuala Lumpur City Centre), the center of Kuala Lumpur.
The 79th and 49th floors will be constructed by So Sofitel Hotel, Jumeirah Hotel and Residence, and the 29th floor will be occupied with offices and the seven-floor Podium linking the building will be built.
The Andaz Hotel in Dubai is Ssangyong`s first project to win orders from other customers than the Dubai Investment Authority (ICD).
Located in Dubai's Jumeirah district 1, the hotel is a five-star luxury boutique hotel with a total of 156 guest rooms, and it boasts of unique design and interior.
The hotel's owner, Wasl LLC, is a public corporation that develops and manages property assets of the Dubai government, currently owns and manages 14 hotels and about 25,000 apartments and commercial properties in Dubai alone.
"These projects were not simply bid for a price, but were won by bidding for a comprehensive evaluation of technical proposals, construction performance and technical skills," said a Ssangyong official.