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Amec Foster Wheeler joint venture wins Best Energy Company award in Dubai

  • Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC) award for Foster Wheeler Kentz Energy Services

Amec Foster Wheeler announces that its Dubai based joint venture company, Foster Wheeler Kentz Energy Services, has won the award for Best Energy Company at the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC) Members Awards Ceremony in Dubai.

The awards recognise and honour the success of businesses within the DMCC community and distinguishes the very best companies within the free-zone across numerous business categories. There are 21 award categories which are judged by members of the DMCC community, businesses and government leaders.

The award ceremony was held on 31 May in the ballroom of Almas Tower, Dubai with more than 400 nominated companies in attendance.

Garry Dryburgh, President for Middle East and Africa
Congratulations to Foster Wheeler Kentz on this award. The success of our Dubai based joint venture is a result of the unwavering support from both parent companies and our long history of delivering high quality work. We look forward to a continued successful long-term partnership with the DMCC.
Garry Dryburgh, President for Middle East and Africa
Notes to editors

Amec Foster Wheeler ( designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.


Employing around 40,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets.


Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology.


Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.



Foster Wheeler Kentz
Foster Wheeler Kentz Energy Services DMCC is a limited liability company registered in the Dubai Multi-Commodities Centre freezone in Dubai, owned 50:50 by Amec Foster Wheeler and SNC Lavalin. It has offices in the Jumeirah Lakes Towers area of Dubai.



Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC)
The DMCC was established in 2002 as a strategic initiative of the Government of Dubai, with a mandate to provide the physical, market and financial infrastructure required to set up and operate a thriving commodities marketplace. Today, the DMCC is officially recognised as the largest Free Zone in the United Arab Emirates, with over 12,000 registered companies under license.



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