Force Support Unit (FSU) Warehouse Facility – Dubai, UAE

Client: Australian Department of Defence
Main Contractor: Brookfield Multiplex
MEP Consultant: GHD Global
JLW’s Participation: MEP Contractor
Commencement date: April 2011
Completion date: August 2012

The site for this project is the Al Minhad Air Base (AMAB), located approximately 30 km to the south of Dubai city in the UAE (the Host Nation). AMAB is an active HN Armed Forces air base, serving as a facility for training pilots to fly jet aircraft.

The project concept is to provide a warehouse that is fit for purpose, sized to accommodate and consolidate current activity and stock, and provide a working environment consistent with comparable facilities at the AMAB. An insulated and air conditioned facility which will accommodate Pallet receipt and breakdown, Storage, Freight distribution, Aircraft pallet building, Pharmaceutical Storage, a hazardous area storage as well 2 storey offices for Australian military personnel.