Associated Construction & Investment Company LLC (ASCON), the civil arm
of the successful ETA-ASCON Group, was incorporated in 1973 to undertake civil
engineering projects in Dubai. The ETA-ASCON Group has over the last three &
half decades expanded and diversified into a wide array of activities apart from
developing a nationwide presence in the entire UAE and other parts of the
Today, the group turnover is in excess of US $ 5.0 billion for the year
ending 2011 and it employs a workforce of more than 60,000 people.
ASCON is registered under special category license in the Abu Dhabi and
are currently working with ADNOC, GASCO, BOROUGE , SHAH Gas, SEHA,
Department of Presidential Affairs (DOPA) & WRM and is registered with
Petroleum & Oil field companies TAKREER, ADCO and other institutions
such as TDIC, MUSANADA, ADEC, DOT, ADACH, MASDAR, ALDAR, SOROUH, MANAZEL, BLOOM
Properties and REEM Developers.
In Dubai, we are registered under unlimited floors category and carrying out
works for Major Government organizations & Blue Chip clients.
In Qatar, we are operating under the name of ETA STAR Constructions L.L.C
& have carried out project for QATAR Airways and in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia;
we are operating under the name of ETA STAR Construction (Saudi) Ltd.
Ascon has at present jobs in excess of AED 3.0 billion with over 6,500
employees of whom 1200 are professionals in such disciplines as Engineers,
Surveyors, Planners, Project Managers, Construction Managers, Cost Control
Engineers, Finance and Accounts, who have considerable experience of working in
the following countries Viz... South Africa, England, U.A.E, Philippines, India
and other Asian countries. The company has successfully undertaken several key
core construction projects significantly contributing to the infrastructure
development in the region.
The projects that have been undertaken thus far amply exhibit the
company’s versatility. Such projects include EPC Contracts, hotels, commercial
and residential buildings, Luxury villas, shopping malls, educational and sports
facilities to petrochemical plants, flour and sugar mills, airport assignments,
multi-storey parking structures and sub-stations. ASCON is ISO 9001:2008
certified by LRQA, for its Quality Management System, OHSAS 18001:2007 certified
by TUV NORD for its Occupational Health & Safety Systems and ISO 14001:2004
certified by TUV NORD, for its Environmental Management System.
The company’s run of versatility doesn’t end with different type of
construction projects alone. Today, ASCON through it’s affiliate companies has a
wide range of business interests. It covers engineering and construction,
manufacturing and assembling, maintenance and services.
Ascon’s affiliate ETA Mechanical Engineering, set up in 1976, is an ISO
9001:2008 certified leader in steel fabrication which has completed several mega
projects in the region while another ISO 9001 certified affiliate ETA Profiles
fabricates supplies and erects aluminum and steel profiles for roof and wall
Another affiliate which became a runaway success since its launch in 1994
is the ASCON Marble and Granite Division an ISO 9001:2008 certified , has not
only established itself as a reliable source of these stones in the region but
also caters to the entire gamut of industry needs such a cutting, grinding,
polishing and finishing, all under one roof. Complimenting to its success this
division has completed the most prestigious conference palace hotel stone
package in Abu Dhabi for AED 200 Million. And also the Dubai International
Airport Expansion Phase-II, Terminal-III External Finishes for AED35million.The
company is currently executing stone works of value about AED220 million for one
of the world's largest shopping mall, The Dubai Mall Project for EMAAR.
Ascon Road Construction was started in January 2000, is an ISO 9001-2008
company certified by LRQA and it has already undertaken several road and
infrastructure works and service road projects in addition to asphalt car parks,
footpaths and associated works. The company is currently carrying out Two Major
RTA Roads and Bridges works, in addition, to major infrastructures and roads
projects for both M/s Nakheel and M/s Dubai Properties. ASCON Roads has
successfully completed all elevated bridges and on grade structures for the
Dubai Metro Project red line.
Another affiliate, ASCON Leisure Division, commenced operations in 2001.
It provides children’s play equipment, static and interactive equipment,
floating jetties, pleasures moorings and marinas, spas, sauna and steam and
sporting tracks and related equipment like tracks, courts, pools lockers GRC,
GRP and GRG works etc.