KUALA LUMPUR: Eversendai Corp Bhd has secured RM490mil worth of projects in Morocco, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.
The company, whose core business is structural steel, said the contracts boosted its outstanding construction order book to a near all-time high of RM2.7bil.
Eversendai said the new contracts included a 55-storey luxurious commercial tower project in Morocco.
In Qatar, it was awarded the contract for two commercial towers in the financial district, Lusail City Development, Doha. The construction industry in Qatar is expected to benefit from investments made in preparation for the 2022 FIFA World Cup and Qatar National Vision 2030.
In Saudi Arabia, it was awarded a facility control centre and an administrative building project for a metro station.
Eversendai executive chairman and group managing director Tan Sri A.K. Nathan said: “Our entry into North Africa is another testament of sustaining our fundamental values and capitalising on long established client relationships in delivering projects without compromise.