Work on the proposed 18-floor global headquarters of the Dangote Industries Limited has begun in earnest as the initial site clearing and piling works has commenced.
The proposed edifice which is located at Alfred Rewane Road, formerly Kingsway Road, Ikoyi is sited before Ineh-Mic Auto Sales shop, adjacent Rumens Road.
The company (Dangote Industries) is presently occupying multiple floors in Union Marble House, also on Alfred Rewane Road with other offices across various parts of Lagos.
The development is designed by James Cubitt Architects, who are also co-tenants with them at Union Marble House, while Trevi Foundations Nigeria Limited is responsible for the piling and foundation works.
Security consultant for the project is DFR Engineers; ICT consultant is Resourcery. Aedas Interiors are responsible for the interiors; KOA Consultants are undertaking the electrical services works as well as HVAC and piped services engineering works.
Other theme members include Tillyards Nigeria Limited who are the quantity surveyors; Phenix Advanced Engineering who are undertaking the concrete frame works; while for the structural engineering works, they are using MOA Limited.
The main contractor is Dangote Projects and it is estimated to be completed within 24 months.
Source: Daily Independent