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TAV hits to the top in airport construction worldwide

Standing out with the projects undertaken at the Middle East and Gulf Region, TAV Construction has once again become the world’s largest company of 2015 in airport construction. The total contract value of the projects TAV Construction has undertaken so far has exceeded 17.2 billion dollars.

Having become an industry-leader in a short period following a rapid growth through the achieved Turkey and in the countries within the region, TAV Construction secured its place as the world’s largest company in airport construction. One of the respectable magazines of the sector, Engineering News Record (ENR), has announced the world's largest construction companies based on the projects they undertook in 2015. Being the only Turkish company listed in "Transportation" category amongst the top 30 companies, TAV Construction was also listed amongst the top five companies in "Airport" category.

TAV Group President & CEO Sani Şenerstated: “We are glad and proud to once again to be top rated by ENR and successfully represent our country in engineering and contracting in the global arena. Starting with the construction of Istanbul Atatürk Airport, the total contract value of the projects TAV Construction has undertaken so far exceeded 17.2 billion. TAV Construction has become a globally recognized brand focusing on the design, construction and financing of airports. Today the company is engaged in various global projects such as construction of Abu Dhabi Airport Midfield Terminal Complex in United Arab Emirates, Riyadh King Khaled Airport Terminal 5 in Saudi Arabia, Jeddah King Abdulaziz Airport Aircraft Maintenance Hangars, and Muscat Airport Infrastructure Works in Oman. The expertise and know-how of more than 30,000 employees lie behind this success. TAV Construction will continue to seize the new opportunities, particularly in airport projects, all around the world in 2016."

TAV Construction has been specialized at a challenging and complex sector like airport design, construction and financing and become the recognized brand of the sector upon rapid growth. TAV Construction completed the following airport projects: Ankara Esenboğa, Izmir Adnan Menderes and Gazipaşa Alanya airports in Turkey, Enfidha Airport in Tunisia, Cairo Terminal 3 in Egypt, Emirates Hangars in United Arab Emirates, Prince Mohammed Bin Abdulaziz Airport in Medina, Hamad Airport Passenger Terminal Complex in Qatar, Skopje and Ohrid airports in Macedonia, Tbilisi, and Batumi airports in Georgia.

The company is also renowned for its skyscraper projects. The company's important projects in this field are Marina-101 Hotel and Residences, one of the tallest buildings in the region with a height of 425 meters, and Damac Towers by Paramount, which consists of 4 towers reaching a height of 279 meters, in Dubai.