Jordan: Actual and the Port of Aqaba

The contract (by half a million Euros) for drafting of tender documentation for the new port of Aqaba was entrusted to Actual, a DBA Group company.

The contract, awarded in joint venture with local partner Associated Consulting Engineers (ACE), is related to port processes analysis and drafting of a tender invitation for the new multipurpose port of Aqaba. The times given for delivery of work is four months and will work a team of a dozen experts in various disciplines.

“We are participating for the first time in the Middle East and the Red Sea,” said Francesco De Bettin president of DBA Group, “and we got there in collaboration with local partners, thus confirming our vocation to the know-how transfer that aims to keep our presence in foreign countries. A new node is added to our network of ports management in the Mediterranean in Koper and Ploce in Croatia, and in Livorno, Savona, Ancona, Venice, Trieste in Italy, and this is also at service of new Silk Road and Suez. Aqaba is a strategic point for entry and exit of goods in the Middle East and allows our network to intercept and manage digital information potentially useful to the Mediterranean and Italian trade routes “. Plan and write tender specifications for the new multipurpose port of Aqaba that will be built in free zone is thus an international recognition of Treviso team skills. “It’s an honor for us to work together with local partner ACE and having trust of Jordan,” added De Bettin “and for this reason the new contract is an encouragement for every person working in DBA and encourages any agreements with other Italian partners involved and active in developing the digital supply chain.”