The following article contains details of the 10 highest-ranking contractors on Construction Week’s 2018 Power 100...


10. Pierre Sironval, managing director, Six Construct (Power 100 ranking: 11)

Six Construct,a subsidiary of the BESIX Group, is the largest Belgian construction company operating in the GCC.

The multi-services company operates in the construction of commercial and residential buildings, sport and leisure facilities, infrastructure and marine-related projects, and currently employs a workforce of 12,000 in the Middle East, and a total of 15,000 staff worldwide.

Under the direction of managing director, Pierre Sironval – a 23-year veteran of company – Six Construct enjoyed revenues of more than $895m (AED3.29bn) in 2017. This figure is projected to grow in 2018, to reach approximately $1.07bn (AED3.94bn).

Last year, Six Construct completed various projects, including Safi, located in Ajman, UAE, which is the first branded water station in the world supplying recycled water for industrial and commercial applications; the Bluewaters Pedestrian Bridge project in Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach Residence area; and a Jumeirah Private Island project for Dubai Municipality, for which BESIX constructedthree marinas for private yachts and leisure crafts, and 317 piles for the water villas.