Construction and Development


AECOM is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, water and government. With approximately 45,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that create, enhance and sustain the world's built, natural and social environments. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM serves clients in approximately 130 countries and had revenue of $8 billion during its fiscal year 2011. AECOM has offices throughout the GCC. AECOM is ranked by Ethisphere as one of the world's most ethical companies for 2011.


One of the world's leading architectual firms with over 20 offices worldwide, Cannon has grown to the third largest healthcare designer and the fourth largest educational designer in the world. Their innovative designs have won numerous professional awards and they are highly respected throughout all effected sectors. Presently they are working on the King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Riyadh, KSA, Jack Nicklaus Golf Course in Korea and the Yaypee Sports City in India.


Saccoccio & Associates provides a complete range of professional services including architectural design and consultation, facilities planning and interior design. The staff is well-versed in sustainable and green design and the importance of site-appropriate architecture. They also have worked closely with the New England Association of Schools and Colleges Accrediting organization on international accrediating projects for schools and colleges.


LEEAD Consulting is made up of Greece's finest engineering, international construction law, construction contract and project management companies with long-standing experience and high quality expertise in the fields of Project Design, Project and Construction Management and International Construction Law and Contract Consulting. LEEAD has offices throughout the GCC.

D.F. Pray

Owned by CLI partner Scott Pray, D.F. Pray has been building excellence by specializing in professional, hands-on, self-performing general contracting services both regionally, nationally and internationally for over 50 years. D.F. Pray's emphasis continues to be on the client and their specific needs. They ensure that the construction, planning phase, and/or the construction process itself, the activities and objectives of the project team are designed to create value for the client while achieving the maximum scheduling and budgetary outcomes.

Davis Langdon

Davis Langdon dates back to 1953 in New Zealand. Davis Langdon & Seah International joined forces, enabling them to offer the resources of the world's largest firm of quantity surveyors. Since then they have built the brand as Davis Langdon. As a result of ever-increasing contact with the diversified regional activities of Davis Langdon & Seah International, they have progressively expanded services and offices, including the UAE. This expansion has focused on risk and value management directed towards all project stakeholders and property owners. Today they have significant capability to deliver project management, value management and risk management services, in addition to their core business of cost management, in line with their clients' increasing concern for project controls.


AKTOR is the largest construction company in Greece. It has offices in 12 countries, including an office in the UAE. AKTOR was founded in the 1950's and for over 60 years has provided high-quality construction services around the globe. AKTOR has successfully completed 38 different leisure and tourism projects, including various awards for sustainable construction and development. AKTOR is one of the top contractors in the world ranking 103 of the top 225 Global contractors by ENR in 2012. AKTOR had annual billings of over $12 billion (USD).


Odebrecht is a Brazilian-based engineering and construction company. One of the world's largest construction firms, 18th of the top 225 global contractors. The company specializes in transportation, sports arenas, hotels and tourism venues. The company started in 1944 and today employs over 160,000 and has annual billings of over $345 billion (USD). Notable projects include the Florida International University Stadium, Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Key Biscayne, FL., American Airlines Arena in Miami and the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts.


OHL is a Spanish-based multinational construction and engineering company. The company is heavily involved in infrastructure and commercial property construction, as well as home building. The company dates back to 1911 and the present group of companies were merged into OHL in 1999. The company has 22,000 employees, with annual revenues of $7 billion (USD). Notable projects include the Research Center at the University of Miami, Algerian Railway Systems, the Sidra Medical and Research Center in Qatar and the Mecca-Medina High Speed Rail Line in Saudi Arabia.


SNC Lavalin is a Candian-based engineering and construction firm. They specialize in the design/build of large public and private enterprises. They have a unique management program to contol costs and make projects more efficient. The company started in 1991 and today has over 29,000 employees and annual revenue of $7.2 billion (USD). Notable projects include the Bell Centre in Montreal, the Canadian Embassy in Haiti and the Institute of Theoretical Physics and Mathmatics in Madrid, Spain.